Centenary Lecture: Ms Claudia Roden, food writer and author
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Centenary Lecture: Ms Claudia Roden, food writer and author

Centenary Lecture: Ms Claudia Roden, food writer and author

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The Brunei Gallery

SOAS University of London

10 Thornhaugh Street

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WC1H 0XG

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Food is culture

Food is about sustenance and pleasure, about conviviality and showing and receiving love. It is also an important part of culture - one that impacts on everyday life for everybody. It is the way an immigrant community insinuates its culture in a new homeland. Claudia Roden will talk about her experiences researching food.


Biography
Claudia Roden is the author of ten popular and critically-acclaimed cookery books, including: A Book of Middle Eastern Food; Coffee; Picnic: The Complete Guide to Outdoor Food; Mediterranean Cookery; The Food of Italy; The Book of Jewish Food: An Odyssey from Samarkand and Vilna to the Present Day; Claudia Roden’s Invitation to Mediterranean Cooking; Tamarind and Saffron: Favourite Recipes from the Middle East; Arabesque: Sumptuous Food from Morocco, Turkey and Lebanon; and The Food of Spain.


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6pm Registration opens

7pm Lecture

8pm Reception


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100 years of SOAS 1916-2016. Visit soas.ac.uk/centenary to find out more about our history and celebrations.

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SOAS University of London

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