Playwright Quiara Alegria Hudes has a lot on her plate. "Oh, my God," she moans, "I'm never going to be able to eat all this. This is like the largest side order of rice and beans I've ever seen!" Though she's eight months pregnant, and correspondingly hungry, she seems daunted by the platters arrayed before her at Malencon, a Dominican restaurant on 175th Street: codfish stew, beans and rice, buttered... More >>>