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John Gerhard Shuck: How I Became an Oxfordian

I have been convinced Shaksper did not write Shakespeare since I came across Dorothy and Charlton Ogburn Jr.’s book Shake-speare, the Man Behind the Name over three decades ago. The first thing I noticed was, of course, the signatures. The ...

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Allan Shickman: How I Became an Oxfordian

I read my first Shakespeare play when I was fourteen.  In those days, Julius Caesar was a high-school freshman’s first exposure to the great playwright.  At that age, youngsters are universally looking for someone to copy.  Should I adopt Beethoven’s frown, my ...

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John Shahan: How I Became an Oxfordian Activist

It’s rare for a high school English teacher to mention that there is any doubt about the identity of William Shakespeare, but I was fortunate to have one who did inform her students about it. I didn’t think much about ...

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“Mr. W.H.”: How I Became an Oxfordian

He’s back, and we’ve got him!  Yes, the famous Mr. W.H., he of onlie begetter fame, has generously and pseudonymously offered up this essay, telling us how he became an Oxfordian. But wait! There’s more! Correctly identify the contemporary Mr. ...

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Diane Elliott: How I Became an Oxfordian

Why does authorship matter? Well, why does truth matter? It matters because story is tied to truth by a thousand fine threads, adding complexity and resonance. The Shaksper biography was dead on arrival for me, no resonance with the works, ...

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Patrick J. Amer: How I Became an Oxfordian

I have had the good fortune to have been an Oxfordian for about fifty-five years, longer than most of our persuasion.  When I was a student at New York University School of Law, from 1960 to 1963, I picked up ...

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Joan Gabrie Storms Local Library: An Oxfordian Call-to-Arms

“What burns me so is not so much the original fraud, but the continuing campaign to discredit Oxford and suppress the facts.” Recently, Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship received an email from Joan Gabrie who wished to draw SOF’s attention to a ...

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Oxfordians Spreading Authorship Doubts at First Folio Tour

Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship members have been distributing flyers questioning the traditional authorship theory at institutions and events connected to the Folger Shakespeare Library’s 2016 national First Folio tour. The flyer was created by the SOF’s First Folio Committee, chaired by Professor ...

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Oxfordian Editor Shines in SAQ Radio Broadcast

“The absence of the author has brought about an absolute tragedy . . . .” by Theresa Lauricella Award-winning poet Chris Pannell, editor of The Oxfordian, spoke about the Shakespeare Authorship Question (SAQ) with Art Waves host Bernadette Rule on ...

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End of an Oxfordian Era on the Supreme Court?

Remembering Justice Antonin Scalia (1936-2016) by Bryan H. Wildenthal[1] With the death of Justice Antonin Scalia, 79, on February 13 of this year, the United States Supreme Court lost one of its most brilliant and influential members—and Oxfordians lost one of the ...

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