Chinese Cuisine Event

Wednesday, April 25, 2012  at 1 p.m.


by Dr. Jacqueline M. Newman

Dr. Jacqueline M. Newman founded, and for nineteen years, has edited the award-winning magazine Flavor and Fortune. It is the first and the only American English-language quarterly about Chinese food and Chinese
dietary culture. Her devotion to research and promotion of this dietary culture is well-known world-wide and is the pursuit of a lifetime of efforts, Her collection of over 3,000 books and complementary research materials is a
special collection at Stony Brook University Libraries.

Food tasting follows in main lobby.

For additional information, please contact the Charles B. Wang Center’s Office of Asian/American Programs
by email at, by telephone at (631) 632-4400, or

Free and open to the public!

For more information about Chinese Cuisine

University Libraries Chinese Culinary History research guide

Dr. Jacqueline M. Newman Chinese Cookbook Collection at Special Collections & University Archives

Event sponsored by Wang Center’s Asian and Asian American Programs, University Libraries and the Confucius Institute.


Kristen Nyitray

Kristen Nyitray

Associate Librarian; Director, Special Collections and University Archives; and University Archivist at Stony Brook University Libraries
Contact her for research assistance with rare books, manuscript collections, historical maps, and SBU history. E-mail:
Kristen Nyitray
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