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Live On Stage
Tuesday October 8 2024, 7pm BST

Comfort Eating Live with Grace Dent! Food, Memory and Nostalgia

History &
Social Policy

The foods we turn to behind closed doors are deeply personal, saturated in  memories and topped with a healthy dollop of guilty pleasure. In Comfort Eating, Grace Dent throws open her kitchen cupboards to reveal why we hold these secret snacks, naughty nibbles and hand-me-down recipes so dear to our hearts.

Join the author, critic and broadcaster – and one of our best loved writers on food – live at Union Chapel on October 8 to discuss the deep connections between food, memory, love and life.

Comfort Eating: What We Eat When Nobody's Looking
by Grace Dent




Grace Dent

Award winning author, broadcaster and restaurant critic. Her latest book is Comfort Eating.

Grace Dent long bio- columnist, broadcaster and author; she is the Guardian's restaurant critic and regularly appears as a judge on Masterchef UK. Dent was named restaurant writer of the year in 2022 and her memoir Hungry won the Lakeland Book of the Year and the Fortnum & Mason Food Book Award. She hosts the podcast Comfort Eating which was named podcast of the year at the 2022 British Media Awards. Her latest book is Comfort Eating: What We Eat When Nobody's Looking.