7 p.m., Tuesday, July 9: Mary and Lou and Rhoda and Ted panel discussion: What has changed for female TV writers since the ’70s? With Mary Tyler Moore Show writer Treva Silverman, as well as TV writers Jessica O’Toole and Amy Rardin (Carrie Diaries, Greek) and Eileen Myers (Hung, Big Love, Last Resort). At Book Soup, Los Angeles.
8 p.m., Wednesday, July 10: Sexy Feminism discussion: How does feminism make sex hotter? At Pleasure Chest, 7733 Santa Monica Blvd., West Hollywood.
7 p.m., Thursday, July 11: A dialogue/how-to discussion about pop-culture writing with Gavin Edwards, co-author of VJ: The Unplugged Adventures of MTV’s First Wave. at Pop-Hop Bookshop, Los Angeles.