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Scholars get a taste of Mexican Cookbook Collection

March 3, 2010

During the 6th Interdisciplinary and Multicultural Conference on Food Representation in Literature, Film, and the Other Arts last weekend, scholars from around the country had a chance for hands-on exploration of the Laurie Gruenbeck Mexican Cookbook Collection, when UTSA’s downtown library and Special Collections hosted a cookbook reading room last Saturday. Among the visitors was Dr. Maria Paz Moreno, a professor of Romance Languages at the University of Cincinnati. In addition to Spanish poetry, her current research focuses on the cultural significance of cookbooks and other gastronomic literature.

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