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“American Cheeses: The Best Regional, Artisan, and Farmhouse Cheeses, Who Makes Them, and Where to Find Them” New Book by Clark Wolf
A panel discussion in conjunction with the exhibition hosted at New York University’s Fales Library, “A.I.R. Gallery: The History Show, Archival Materials from 1972 to the Present.” The panel was co-hosted by the A.I.R. Gallery and held at the NYU Fales Library.

New York University’s Fales Library, the home of one of the nation’s largest and most prestigious archives in food studies, celebrates the publication of the new book by food and restaurant consultant Clark Wolf, American Cheeses: The Best Regional, Artisan, and Farmhouse Cheeses, Who Makes Them, and Where to Find Them (Simon and Schuster), The celebration was co-hosted by Carol A. Mandel, dean of the NYU Division of Libraries, and Marion Nestle, Paulette Goddard Professor of Nutrition and Food Studies at NYU.
In American Cheeses, Wolf gives an in-depth look at the art and craft of cheese across the United States and documents in words and beautiful black-and-white photographs the story of the talented and committed women and men who create these cheeses. He shares his expertise on how cheese is made, how to store it, and how to serve and enjoy it.
Wolf is the founder of Clark Wolf Company, the food, restaurant, and hospitality consulting firm. In 1976, he ran a little cheese shop at the base of Nob Hill in San Francisco. In 1980, he became the manager of the San Francisco branch of the legendary Oakville Grocery.

December 3, 2008

Panel moderated by Kat Griefen, director of A.I.R. Gallery since 2006 and the New York coordinator of the Feminist Art Project.


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