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Sag Harbor Express Person of the Year: Kathryn Szoka, ‘The Vision Leads You’

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Kathryn Szoka at Canio's Books in Sag Harbor.  DANA SHAW

Kathryn Szoka at Canio's Books in Sag Harbor. DANA SHAW

authorStephen J. Kotz on Dec 28, 2022
When the news broke early in 2021 that the Sag Harbor home of the Nobel Prize-winning author John Steinbeck, who spent most of the last decade of his life in... more

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