LECTURE TOPICS FOR THE ROUNDTABLE (1985 – 2015)
Mark Mendizza — A Review of Ted Hughes' "Shakespeare and the Goddess of Complete Being"
D. Claudia Thompson & Bruce E. R. Thompson — "Shakespeare on the Orient Express"
Bonner Miller Cutting — Lady Anne Clifford & the Appleby Triptych
"A Countess Transformed: How Lady Susan Vere Became Lady Anne Clifford"
Sally Mosher — "English Music in the 16th Century: Court & Countryside"
Earl Showerman — "Shakespeare's Much Ado's: Alcestis, Hercules, & Love's Labour's Wonne"
Roger Stritmatter — Shakespeare and de Vere’s Geneva Bible"O Brave New World': The Tempest & Peter Martyr's De Orbe Novo" [Strittmatter & Kositsky]
Charles Beauclerk — "The Earl of Buford - Why the 17th Earl of Oxford is the Real Shakespeare". "The Psychology of King Lear"
Alex Ayres — "Wit & Wisdom of Shakespeare—aka Marlowe"
Julia Jones — "The Brave New World of Giordano Bruno"
Sabrina Feldman — "Swallow and The Crow: The Case for Sackville as Shakespeare"
Louis Ule — "The Shakespeare Apocrypha"
Ib Melchior — "The Tombstone Cipher"
Irvin Leigh Matus — "Shakespeare in Fact—the Stratford Man"
Peter Dawkins — "The Shakespeare Spear Shakers" — Franchis Bacon and his Pens
Dr. Steve Sohmer — "Julius Caesar & The Julian Calendar"
Hank Whittemore — "The Monumental Story of the Sonnets"
Professor Stephan May — The Courtier Poets: Dyer, Essex, deVere
Robin Williams — Sweet Swan of Avon: Did a Woman Write Shakespeare? (re: Mary Sidney)
Professor Gary Taylor — The First Folio & Booksellers
Mark Rylance — Backstage discussion on Measure for Measure
Tom & Jean Seehof — Undressing Shakespeare (Elizabethan dress)
Charles Marowitz — Recycling Shakespeare for the Contemporary Theater
Elliot Baker — "In Defense of Delia Bacon"
Susan Naulty — Edward de Vere Documents at the Huntington Library
Diana Price — "Elizabethan Men of Letters - Is Shakespeare the Odd Man Out?"
Professor Alan Nelson — Cambridge and Oxford, University Wits
Richard Paul Roe — Shakespeare’s Italian Itinerary
Ruth Loyd Miller — William Cecil and Royal Wardship
Dr. Rima Greenhill — "From Russia with Love –Diplomacy in Love’s Labour’s Lost".
Terry Ross — "Thomas Sackville, Lord Buckhurst—the Other Earl as Shakespeare"
Professor Ward Elliott — Claremont Computer Clinic: Stylometric Studies
Betty Talvacchia (Getty Center) — Giulio Romano—Shakespeare’s Sculptor
Jane Roe — Life of John Lyly
Louis Fantasia — Reconstructing the Globe with Sam Wanamaker