East End Ink is a monthly literary review based on Long Island’s east end.
The program is recorded at Canio’s Books, 290 Main St in Sag Harbor and other venues on eastern Long Island.
It airs on WPKN 89.5FM Bridgeport and wpkn.org on the fourth Wednesday of every month at 7:30 PM.
Podcasts of earlier programs are at:
Kathy Engel - The Lost Brother Alphabet and other work
We present poet, teacher and activist Kathy Engel reading
from her latest book The Lost Brother Alphabet (Get Fresh Books, 2020) and other work.
On April 4 this year Ms. Engel read at the first ever Zoom reading
event presented by Canios Books, Sag Harbor.
Listen here In his new book Let Us Dream , Pope Francis describes a vision of a more just society, and environmentally, post-pandemic. Professor Thomas Petriano, Chair and Professor of Religious Studies at St. Joseph’s College, Patchogue examines the Pope’s work in a talk recorded by Canios Books, Sag Harbor in March 2021. Pope Francis’ book Let Us Dream – a vision of a just society post pandemic was written in collaboration with the Pope’s biographer, Austen Ivereigh. It was published by Simon and Shuster In December, 2020.
Poets Cheryl Boyce-Taylor and Kathy Engel read their work and each others work. Cheryl Boyce-Taylor’s Mama Phife Represents is dedicated to her dead rapper son Phife Dawg Taylor. Kathy Engel’s The Lost Brother Alphabet is dedicated to her brother – a suicide. They read their work in May 2021 at a Zoom presentation produced by Canios Cultural Café in Sag Harbor. The complete recording - a Zoom video - is at the Canios Youtube page
We present poets Grace Schulman and Jill Bialosky recorded by Sag Harbor's Canios Books. Grace Schulman started by reading a poem by Emily Dickinson and she read from her latest collection "The Marble Bed" Next - Jill Bialosky reads from her poetry collection "Asylum" and also a poem by Emily Dickinson listen here (revised) The poets read their work and discussed each others work in the complete recording - to be posted here soon. Grace Schulman's collection "The Marble Bed" was published by Turtle Point Press in 2020. Ms. Schulman is the editor of Mourning Songs: Poems of Sorrow and Beauty published in 2019 by New Directions. Grace Schulman’s earlier work includes the poetry collections Without a Claim - 2013, The Broken String – 2007, and a work of criticism "Maryann Moore: The Poetry of Engagement"- 1986 Jill Bialosky's "Asylum: A Personal, Historical, Natural Inquiry in 103 Lyric Sec