List of academic signatories by field

Current and former faculty: 724 verified.

Name, listed by field Position and affiliation, or personal comment Date signed
English Literature
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
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

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