Archive for March, 2010
Did a fundraiser with Ming Tsai at Blue Ginger for the AAJA New England chapter on March 11. We even got a little write-up in the Names section of the Boston Globe (scroll all the way down. Last item.) Above: Ming preparing his special soba sushi recipe. I spent a lot of time with Ming […]
Inspired by my book, Melissa Janoski did a piece on Fold-Pak‘s white foodÂ pailsÂ for The Citizen Voice in Wilkes-Barre, Penn. She interviewed me for the piece. One thing the piece notes. White takeout boxes don’t fly with non-Chinese restaurants, because of the image. So the company also makes flatter, wider containers that don’t look like Chinese […]
My mom forwarded this note she got, typos and all, to me. It’s from another Chinese-American immigrant. I read the prefcace of the book that Jennifer wrote,I was pretty touched by what she wrote at the first page, I dont rememebr the exact words she used but the gist was: To Mom and Dad, who […]
Meryl Gordon, director of magazine writing at NYU’s Arthur Carter Journalism Institute, assigned my book to her undergraduate class. I’ve never seen this many copies of my book outside a bookstore!