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Dr. David S. Shields
Department of English
University of South Carolina
Columbia, SC 29208

dshields@mailbox.sc.edu
Phone: (803) 576-5980
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News:
October 2016 Awarded Ruth Fertel Keeper of the Flame by the Southern Foodways Alliance
September 2016 Featured Speaker, Monticello Heritage Harvest Festival: September 10, 2016
July 2016 Keynote Speaker, Seed Saver’s Exchange Conference, Decorah Iowa, July 15-17
June 2016 “Song of the Shrimp Fiend,” published in Charleston Magazine
May 2016 “Re-introducing the Republican Court,” special issue of the Journal of the Early Republic 35, 2 devoted to five essays Shields co-authored with Fredrika Teute.
March 2016 Edition of William Gilmore Simms, Egeria: Or, Voices of Thought and Counsel for the Woods and Wayside published. University of South Carolina Press.
January 2016 Public Lecture:  “From Trash to Cash: Cotton Seed and the birth of Industrial Food. Institute of Southern Studies, University of South Carolina.
January 2016

Public Lecture: “Public Fine Dining Begins in Charleston 1783-1793”
South Carolina Historical Society Winter Lectures Series, 1-19-2016, Charleston

October 2015 "Mind of a Chef" releases animated tale "The Legend of the Saurkraut King"
August 2015 Appear as subject of Jill Niemark's article," Canon of Taste," aeon 11 August 2015
August 2015

Special Issue of the Journal of the Early Republic devoted to five studies of The Republication Court by Fredrika Teute and David S. Shields

April 2015 Chair, Nat Fuller's Feast, Charleston SC
April 2015 Southern Provisions: the Creation and Revival of a Cuisine published by the University of Chicago Press
October 2014 Still: American Silent Motion Picture Photography wins Ray and Pat Browe Award for “Best Single Work in American Popular Culture” from the American Culture Society-American Culture Society
September 2014

VIDEO: The Bradford Watermelon Story, Mind of a Chef: Season 2

August 2014

Appointed Carolina Distinguished Professor, University of South Carolina

May 2014 Published “Book Farming: Thomas Jefferson and the Necessity of Reading in the Agrarian South,” in Writing in the Kitchen: Essays on Southern Literature and Food
March 2014 VIDEO: Textuality in Revolutions, The American Revolution Reborn Conference

New Books:


University of Chicago Press
April 30, 2013


CreateSpace 2015

University of South Carolina Press 2016

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