This clearly shows that someone else may have wrote the plays but did not include their name, so William thought he could plagiarize and pretend he wrote them. This also shows that Shakespeare didn’t include his name to prove that he wrote them. William clearly did not write the plays because Looney searched through old documents and found an unknown name in his documents and Shakespeare did not include an authors’ name in his so called plays. Most People believe that William wasn’t educated enough to write or author his own plays. In this quote, “People believe William was an untutored genius,” it seems like people think he did not go to school at all.
3). Considering that William Shakespeare only went to elementary school he would not have been able to learn about Latin authors without further training. Furthermore, these plays all... ... middle of paper ... ... Shakespeare did not have the right education for such an advanced writer, he did not have the means, motive, and opportunity to write these plays, and also never published his own plays before his death. William Shakespeare is a well know and a very popular author and as the research showed he did not write these plays. Work Cited Alchin, Linda.
From what we know about him—which is not a lot—he was not highly educated which leads people to believe that he could not have written his spectacular plays. Is William Shakespeare a fake or just extremely lucky and talented? William Shakespeare was baptized on April 26th 1565 in Stratford-upon-Avon. Historians do not know his exact birth date, but do know when he was baptized. Researchers do not know exactly what school he went to but it is most commonly thought that he attended King’s New School in Stratford because it was only one fourth of a mile away from his home: “Shakespeare would have studied Latin language, literature and history, and some Greek in upper school.
While many people assume that Shakespeare wrote the great works attributed to him, the actual writer was Francis Bacon because he was an intelligent and well educated man, he traveled extensively, and he embedded codes in the writings that gave hints to his identity. There are not many known and proven facts on William Shakespeare’s early life. Shakespeare’s parents were illiterate which makes people question whether or not Shakespeare had enough education to really be the guy behind the words that are accredited to him. Shakespeare’s daughter, Judith, was also illiterate, which would have made it impossible for her to read and appreciate her own fathers great works. (Palmgren) Also, there is no known record of him ever owning a library.
This is saying that the plays were written by Francis Bacon. This relates to the question because it tells how Francis Bacon wrote the plays not Shakespeare. Shakespeare did not write the plays because he did not write the plays or plagiarized them. Another reason Shakespeare did not write the plays because there is more evidence pointing toward Francis Bacon who has written many of his own plays. As published by Steven Dutch from the University of Wisconsin... ... middle of paper ... ...d most of it, he did not have the necessary education, and more evidence points toward Francis Bacon.
As I am not in any respect a scholar on the subject I shall not attempt to make a conclusion as to which of these men is the author, but rather to inform and explain the many arguments on both sides of this debate in the hopes that the reader can learn a little more about the ongoing debate and form an opinion of his or her own. In countries all over the globe the name William Shakespeare brings to mind literary genius, a character so famed in eloquence and creativity that none other comes close to him in prestige. Yet for centuries scholars, students and readers have argued a very fundamental question: whether or not the plays and poems attribute to William... ... middle of paper ... ...rpose-to designate a penname without confusion (Whalen 32). * Principal actors in the plays of Shakespeare's First Folio included Jon Heminge,Henry Condell and Richard Burbage, the same three who were in the late edition to Shakesperes will (Whalen 51). * Oxford was said to be an excellent playwright, yet no plays written under his name were ever found (Whalen 127).
Is Shakespeare a Fraud? Who is this mysterious play write? For nearly 500 years, historians have been baffled as to how Shakespeare could have authored so many plays, if it truly was Shakespeare. Various historians have come up with numerous theories as to who wrote the plays. Yet the outcome has been the same, there is no solid evidence to neither confirm nor deny that Shakespeare truly did author the plays because most of the evidence is contradictory.
How could a ‘nobody’ have thought a man who could barely sign his name was the greatest writer in the English language? In this essay I will tell you about why I don’t think he wrote the plays, why Edward de Vere was the real Shakepeare, and other things like why it’s impotrant to see who the real Skaespeare is. In my opinion I do not believe that Shakespeare wrote all those plays because the man couldn’t even sign his own and I don’t think he ever existed. There are many facts that back up my opinion. One is where Mark Twain once said that only a riverboat captain can handle riverboat slang, and there were some things that you have to just experience.
It was one of the darkest eras of human history because there were no recorded historical facts. Many historians are trying to discover more abo... ... middle of paper ... ...cause in the 5th and the early 6th century, the name King Arthur does not appear in the records. Also the actions of King Arthur don’t correspond with the actions of a king in the Medieval Ages. The events that the tale of King Arthur had involve in, it was not linked to the authentic historical events. Based on the facts and information that has been found, King Arthur is not a real historical figure.
Where there is no Shakespeare "You can be a genius and still be an ordinary man," remarks literary critique and historian A.L. Rowse, debating on the true originator of Shakespeare's work. It has been questioned whether Shakespeare- undoubtedly one of the most remarkable and acclaimed playwrights that the world has ever known, was the actual originator of his work. Although much is not confirmed about Shakespeare's work and life, there are many assumptions that lead scholars to question Shakespeare's identity due to his limited background, lack of original manuscripts, and his undocumented birth and death. Historians assume that Shakespeare was educated at Stratford Grammar School where he learned Latin and possibly Greek.