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
Ms. Claire J. Robinson, M.A.

Writer, editor, and teacher

11/24/07
Mr. Orlando Jose Rodriguez, M.B.A.

Professor of English, Chelsea Language Center, Venezuela

09/09/07
Katharine Sands

Katharine Sands, Literary Agent, Sarah Jane Freymann Literary Agency

04/20/16
Ms. Cora Schauer

More than one collaborating, including or not W.S.

12/01/12
Charles Humphrey Semple III, M.A.

Teacher of English, Actor: Shakespeare in Central Park, Louisville, KY

09/09/07
Rosemary Shahan, M.A.

For many years, I've had doubts about whether the Stratfordian could possibly have been the author of the works attributed to Shakespeare.

04/10/07
Prof. Jack M. Shuttleworth, Ph.D.

Professor of English, Emeritus, United States Air Force Academy; long time Oxfordian; editing the Oxfordian edition of Hamlet.

04/07/09
Ms. Deborah Ann Sica, M.L.S.

Branch Librarian-Archivist; double mastered in Library Science and Writing and Poetics

07/27/10
Kateryna Sinkevych, M.A.

12/17/07
Sarah Smith, Ph.D.

Novelist, author of CHASING SHAKESPEARES; Trustee, Shakespeare Fellowship.

05/17/07
James F. Soular, M.A.

M.A., M.F.A.: Flathead Valley Community College

05/28/07
Rosalie Revere Stafford, M.A.

Independent researcher, writer, publisher

05/13/17
Dr. Roger A Stritmatter, Ph.D.

Professor of English, Coppin State University

04/26/07
Mr. John Tanke, Ph.D.

Former Visiting Professor of English, Union College; Former Assistant Professor of English, The University of Michigan, Ann Arbor

01/06/11
Mr. Catalin Taranu

09/09/07
Mr. Lewis C Tate, M.S.

Professor of English, Savannah College of Art and Design

05/01/07
Prof. Marilyn DeVere Robson Tiedemann

Edward de Vere was my great uncle!

08/28/13
Mr. Peter F. Tittl, M.F.A.

English Instructor, Liberty High School, Bakersfield, CA

06/01/10
Ms. Arabelle Lee Trichel, M.A.

Former instructor, LSU English Dept.

09/26/07
Jacquelaine Denise Vest, M.F.A.

12/14/09
Dr. Laurie Vickroy, Ph.D.

Professor of English, Bradley University

09/15/16
Dr. Thomas D. Walsh

09/18/07
William R Warner, Ph.D.

VP, Strategic Communications, VTM, Inc. Evidence strongly indicates that the man from Stratford did not write the works.

04/17/07
John Howard Wilson Jr., Ph.D.

Associate Professor of English, Lock Haven University, Pennsylvania

08/13/14
Dr. Mary Ann Wimsatt, Ph.D.

02/24/10
Daniel L Wright, Ph.D.

Director, The Shakespeare Authorship Research Centre, Concordia University, Portland, Oregon; Professor of English

04/07/07
History
Mr. Thomas John Benton II, M.A.

After reading the Jew of Malta, I had serious doubt that William wrote the Merchant of Venice.

09/09/07
Mr. Amaury P. Betancourt Jr., M.A.

Wrote "Hamlet's Plot" (unpublished), a study of Fortinbras' conspiracy to become King of Denmark

02/18/11
Dr. Gregory B. Bodwell, Ph.D.

Attorney

08/26/16
Dr. Sergio Boffa, Ph.D.

Head curator of Musée communal de Nivelles

09/20/16
Dr. Richard M. Bradley, Ph.D.

Professor of History, Director of Honors Program, Central Methodist University

05/25/09
Prof. Edward I. Brodkin, Ph.D.

Lucretia L. Allyn Professor Emeritus of History, Connecticut College, New London, CT, USA

04/28/16
Mr. Truls Clausen Waage

08/16/13
Jerry C. Drake, M.A.

Archivist, US State Department; former Chief Archivist, Historian and Deputy Land Commissioner of Texas; former professor of history, Concordia Univ. at Austin

09/09/11
Mr. Thomas Drelon

Author of a 720-page book about Bonnie Prince Charlie - Charles Edward Stuart, "Le Roi ne meurt jamais!" 2015, Foreword by Michel Duchein

04/30/16
Dr. Andrew L. Dvorak, D. Phil.

Graduate degrees in history and political science

09/01/16
Carl G. Estabrook, Ph.D.

actor, writer

09/09/07
Dr. Giuliano Ferrari Bravo, Ph.D.

PhD (Cantab), former Jean Monnet Fellow, European University Institute, Florence. Former Lecturer in History of Europe, Padua University.

10/13/13
Prof. Hans Henning Hahn, Ph.D.

Professor of East European History, Carl von Ossietzky Universitaet Oldenburg, Germany

04/02/09
Prof. Richard L. Kay, Ph.D.

Emeritus Professor of History, University of Kansas

01/12/09
Dr. Karine Langley, Ph.D.

Ph.D., Calvin Studies

12/01/08
Dr. Anne Macpherson, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, The College at Brockport, SUNY

04/25/16
Mr. Alan Perry Malan, M.A.

05/04/13
Mr. Alastair Mitchell, M.A.

I have a Masters in Early Modern Studies

01/29/17
Don Ostrowski, Ph.D.

Member of Editorial Board of Brief Chronicles

12/16/09
Donald W. Owen, M.A.

Asst. Prof. of History/Economics/Statistics

08/30/15
Brita Elise Pollan

Writer and teacher at the university in comparative religion.

04/25/16
Dr. Cathy Mason Polovina, Ph.D.

Came to the debate late--after reading Sobran and Price--angry that authorship question never approached in schools.

02/01/17
Frank Ratliff, M.A.

Retired English teacher/professor

03/18/08
William G Ratliff, Ph.D.

04/25/07

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