994 Fall 2019 Was it Really William?
Wednesday, 2:15–3:40, Nov. 6
Instructor: Bob Meyers
This presentation will look at the enduring question of the actual authorship of Shakespeare’s works from the viewpoints of evidence, history, content, and common sense. Was it Francis Bacon? Edward de Vere? Someone else? Come find out!
Bob Meyers is the retired president and chief operating officer of the National Press Foundation. He formerly served as director of the Harvard Journalism Fellowship for Advanced Studies in Public Health and assistant city editor for the San Diego Union-Tribune, and also was a reporter for the Washington Post. He is the author of two books, Like Normal People and DES: the Bitter Pill.