Grace Dent Writer

Grace Dent (born 3 October 1973) is an English journalist, author, and broadcaster. Dent writes mainly for The Independent, where she has a weekly column reviewing television programmes. She also writes for magazines such as Tatler and Marie Claire. She writes a restaurant review column for the London Evening Standard called "Grace and Flavour". She has written eleven novels for teenagers. Her "Diary of A Snob" novels were acquired for TV development by Nickelodeon in March 2011. Dent appears on British television and radio shows such as The Culture Show (BBC2), Charlie Brooker's Screenwipe (BBC4), Front Row (Radio 4), The Lauren Laverne Show (BBC 6 Music) and Film 2010 (BBC1). Dent's first non-fiction title How To Leave Twitter (My Time as Queen of the Universe and Why This Must Stop) was published in July 2011. She is a judge on the 2011 Roald Dahl Funny Prize. Dent was born in Carlisle, Cumbria, and studied English Literature at Stirling University. While at university she was first employed by Cosmopolitan. After graduation she was employed as an editorial assistant at Marie Claire in London.

Personal details

Date of birth
October 3rd, 1973
Nationality
England

Education

1. University of Stirling Colleges/University

The University of Stirling is a campus university founded by Royal charter in 1967, on the Airthrey Estate in Stirling, Scotland.

Type Public university
Founded
1967
Headquarters
FK9 4LA - Stirling, Scotland
Undergraduates
2005. 6,905
Postgraduates
2005. 2,030
Local tuition
2011. 1.82 K £
Official web page www.stir.ac.uk
Wikipedia article

Institution social analysis

Notable alumni by career
Notable alumni by gender

People attended University of Stirling connected by profession and/or age

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b. 1963., Writer
b. 1948., Writer
Writer
b. 1969., Professional Golfer
b. 1972., Politician

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