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Shakespeare’s Sexuality: and how it affects the Authorship Issue

John Hamill Originally published in THE OXFORDIAN, Volume 8, 2005, pages 1–35 In Shakespeare, whose works deal with every aspect of human life, we would expect to see much about sex, and indeed we do. Everything he wrote deals with ...

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Winners Announced in SOF’s 2017 “Who Wrote Shakespeare?” Video Contest

The Obvious Shakespeare

The Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship announced the three cash prize winners in its first annual “Who Wrote Shakespeare?” video contest on October 15, 2017 at the SOF’s annual conference, held this year in Chicago. First prize of $1,000 was awarded to Lowell Widmer‘s ...

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Hank Whittemore: Oxfordian of the Year 2017

Hank Whittemore

New York actor-writer-researcher Hank Whittemore has been named Oxfordian of the Year for 2017 by the Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship, it was announced by Tom Regnier, SOF President, on October 14, 2017. In ceremonies held at the SOF annual conference at ...

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Radical New Edition of Shakespeare by Oxford University Press Debunked

After evaluating the new edition of Shakespeare’s works by Oxford University Press (OUP), three scholars contend that the editors have failed to prove their hypothesis that Shakespeare worked with 11 co-authors throughout his career. Their review has been published in ...

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The Horatio Society Meets in Berkeley

The Horatio Society, a west coast subgroup of the Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship, met on August 20th at the King Yen Restaurant in Berkeley, California, marking their first meeting in many years. At the event, John Hamill, Katherine Chiljan, Ramon Jiménez, and ...

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Vote Now in the “Who Wrote Shakespeare?” Video Contest – Thru Oct. 1, 2017

Shakespeare authorship candidates

Voting is now open in the Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship’s “Who Wrote Shakespeare?” Video Contest at https://shakespeareoxfordfellowship.org/sof-video-contest/. Everyone can vote, so please visit the contest page, watch the videos, and vote for your favorite! Also, feel free to share this link ...

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SOF Research Program Again Receives Grant for Matching Funds

A Message from John Hamill, Chair of the SOF’s Research Grant Program I am pleased to announce that the Shakespeare Oxford Fellowship has received, for the second year in a row, a generous grant from the Joe W. & Dorothy Dorsett ...

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Looking Not on His Picture, but His Books: Two New Histories of Folger’s Quest for First Folios Shed Unintended Light on the Authorship Question

A Review Essay by Michael Dudley Originally published in Brief Chronicles First Folio Special Edition (2016), pages 133–139 The Millionaire and the Bard: Henry Folger’s Obsessive Hunt for Shakespeare’s First Folio by Andrea E. Mays. Simon & Schuster, New York, ...

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Shakespeare’s Will…..Considered Too Curiously

Originally published in Brief Chronicles Vol. I (2009), pages 169–191 by Bonner Miller Cutting The last will and testament of William Shakespeare went unnoticed for approximately a century after his death in Stratford-on-Avon on April 23, 1616. The engraver and ...

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