List of academic signatories by field

Current and former faculty: 668 verified.

Name, listed by field Position and affiliation, or personal comment Date signed
English Literature
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
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
Mr. Nicholas Martin Nolan, M.A.

English Literature teacher

07/01/13
Mr. David O'Connor

An apathetic disregard for knowledge, no matter how inconsequential one may deem that knowledge to be, is little more than conscious ignorance.

09/09/07
Mr. Charles Brent Oliver, M.A.

04/26/16
Paula Orlando, M.F.A.

Anyone who seriously researches the issue & approaches it with an open mind and intellectual honesty will see that there is more than reasonable doubt.

04/26/07
Ms. Pamela Lynn Palmer, M.A.

Author of "Eclipse of the Sun: A Play in Two Acts," based on Edward de Vere as the "very" author of the works attributed to William Shakespeare.

09/11/07
Nic Panagopoulos, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor of English Literature & Culture, University of Athens, Greece

05/23/14
Mr. Roger Nyle Parisious

Distinguished Alumnus, Ashland University

04/24/07
Ann Pasternak Slater, Ph.D.

Former Fellow, St. Anne's College, Oxford; author, “Shakespeare the Director”; daughter of Eliot Slater, granddaughter of Gilbert Slater, also notable doubters

11/03/14
Miss Maja Evanger Pedersen

08/19/13
Mrs. Karen Hathaway Pittman, M.A.

Writer

04/08/13
Dr. Wayne Edward Pounds, Ph.D.

Prof. of American Literature, Aoyama Gakuin U., Tokyo

09/14/07
Mr. Gregory J. Pruden, M.A.

Proud sixteen year veteran of the English trenches at both the high school and community college level.

12/01/07
Elaine McFarland Radney, M.A.

Author of "Two Stars in One Sphere, A Student Guide to the Authorship of Shake-sphere"

08/02/07
Prof. B. J. Rahn, Ph.D.

Former Professor, Hunter College, New York City

02/18/11
Dr. Joseph E Riehl, Ph.D.

Professor of English, University of Louisiana

04/12/07

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