Archive for October, 2012

Bringing Indonesians together

Sunday, October 21st, 2012

I’m interested in how groups (ethnic or otherwise)¬†find their center, a place to congregate—what is the magic ingredient? For Indonesians in New York, it’s Upi Jaya restaurant in Elmhurst, Queens, at least according to Doug Clark in the New York Times.¬†According to this, “What draws everyone is the cooking of Upi Yuliastuti, 57, the owner of the restaurant, as well as its only cook.”