List of academic signatories by field

Current and former faculty: 727 verified.

Name, listed by field Position and affiliation, or personal comment Date signed
English Literature
Ren Draya, Ph.D.

Professor of British and American Literature, Blackburn College, Carlinville, Illinois

04/07/07
Mrs. Rosemarie Dwyer, M.A.

It is probable that someone other than Shakespeare wrote the works attributed to him

03/15/11
Dr. David B. Eakin, Ph.D.

Collegiate Professor, University of Maryland University College, Asian Division

06/23/10
Prof. Alice Knox Eaton, Ph.D.

09/25/11
Richard B. Eckhaus, M.S.

Writer, College Professor, Humanitas Prize nominee

09/11/17
Miss Rachel Edge

04/24/15
Dr. Michael E. Egan, Ph.D.

Author/Editor of The Tragedy of Richard II, Part One: A Newly Authenticated Play by William Shakespeare

03/03/08
Prof. Henrik Eger, Ph.D.

Editor: DramaAroundTheGlobe.com; Producer-director: Multilingual Shakespeare, London; Retired English professor; German Translator, MLK’s Nobel Peace Prize mail

05/11/16
Mr. Muhammad Elsaffani

I support this coalition. I've always wondered why there's little or no documented evidence that Shakespeare is the author of his works.

09/09/07
Mr. R. Scott Evans, M.A.

Full-time Instructor of Writing, University of the Pacific; editor, the Blue Moon Literary & Art Review; author of "First Folio: A Literary Mystery"

11/12/09
Dr. Randall Fallows, Ph.D.

Lecturer, UCLA

10/27/13
Prof. J. E. Fure, M.A.

04/21/09
Ms. Bela Gligorova, D. Phil.

05/06/18
Dr. Helen Heightsman Gordon, Ed.D.

Professor Emeritus, Bakersfield College, author of book "The Secret Love Story in Shakespeare's Sonnets"

06/29/07
Dr. Michael Barry Greer, Ph.D.

02/20/09
Shawn E. Hamilton, M.F.A.

M.A. in English Literature; college teacher; Baconian

01/19/10
Lenore M. Hess, M.B.A.

07/15/16
Sharon R. Hilliard, Ph.D.

05/23/11
Warren T Hope, Ph.D.

Visiting Assistant Professor of English, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia

04/04/07
Dr. Raymond Thom Hunter, Ph.D.

Independent Researcher

04/20/07
Michael W. Hyde, Ph.D.

Former researcher and sub-editor of the Wellesley Index to Victorian Periodicals; working with Walter and Esther Houghton on 19th C. British authorship issues

12/28/09
Dr. Sally Laura Hyman, Ph.D.

Ph.D. in English Literature, New York University

04/29/19
Joseph D. Iverson, M.A.

I have more than doubt about the identity of Shakespeare. I am convinced that Edward de Vere was Shakespeare.

08/09/09
Kent Johnson, Ph.D.

Instructor of English and Spanish, Highland Community College, Freeport, Illinois

06/01/10
Ms. E. M. Jolly, B. A.

08/29/07
Mr. Evan Owen Jones, M.Sc.

Educator

03/01/13
Dr. Louise Conley Jones, Ph.D.

I am a Marlowe scholar and taught and directed "Shakespeare" for over three decades.

03/27/12
Glenn Joshua, M.F.A.

Assistant Professor of English, Elgin Community College

01/01/16
Prof. Cynthia Lee Katona

Professor of Shakespeare, Ohlone College. We have believers in the authorship question to thank for some of the closest readings of the works.

09/10/07
Ms. Tamara M. Kaupp, M.A.

09/09/07
Donald A Keal, M.A.

Former Assistant Professor of English, United States Air Force Academy

04/22/09
William C. Keep, Ph.D.

retired

07/14/13
Mr. Scott Joseph Kieserman, J.D.

M.A. Comparative Literature

08/15/17
Prof. Kathryn Leslie Kramer, M.F.A.

Film Director

07/01/10
Mr. Sergio Nicholas Lalli, M.A.

Newspaperman, reporter, editor, college teacher, author: "Man of Honor"

03/13/10
Mr. Frank Landsman, M.A.

Academic advisor in the Foreign Language Section at Parahyangan Catholic University, Bandung, West Java, Indonesia

05/13/17
Dr. William Leahy, Ph.D.

Head of English, Brunel University, West London, U.K.

04/07/07
Dr. Christopher Lee, Ph.D.

University of Western Ontario

08/05/16
Dr. Robert Alan Liftig, Ed.D.

Adjunct Professor, Fairfield University

09/09/07
Linda Lipkin, M.A.

Director of Curriculum, Assessment and Placement, Social Justice Academy High School, Boston, MA

09/09/07
Ms. Samantha Martin, M.A.

English Literature degree. I have always considered his ascription ludicrous.

08/28/08
Linda N. Mashburn, M.A.

M.A. in English Literature, writer, editor, and former English professor

09/27/13
Ms. Jennifer Matesa, M.F.A.

I am a writer of four books, and I have always found it incredible that the Stratford man with the mediocre education crafted the plays and sonnets.

08/07/17
Ms. Nicole Matthiesen, M.A.

09/10/07
Ms. Michelle Sue Maycock, M.A.

English Instructor, Virginia Tech, also former bookseller and publishers' representative.

11/10/11
Mr. Michael M. Mesnard, M.A.

Associate Professor of English, Lincoln, Nebraska

12/07/16
Mr. Joseph W. Miller, M.A.

Lecturer in Film, University of Maryland

04/27/16
Darby K. Mitchell, M.A.

Author of "'And thereby hangs a tail'--the Memoirs of an Arse Poetica", English professor, creative writer, student of Marlowe-Shakespeare imagery.

09/10/07
Jane M. Mushinsky, M.A.

Professor, MiraCosta College Letters Department

09/05/07
Dr. George Howard Nilsen, Ph.D.

09/09/07

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