Evidence proves that William Shakespeare was not educated enough to had have written his own plays. As published in the education of William Shakespeare published by (Amy Kathman), “Shakespeare began school around the age of six and ended around the age of 13 due to his father’s financial and social difficulties” (Para 4). With only seven years of schooling there is absolutely no way that Shakespeare could have written such extremely dynamic plays without any college schooling. Also, if William Shakespeare’s family had no money when he was a child they most likely would still have no money when he wanted to go to college. In a different account on the education of Shakespeare, published by Amy Kathman, stated that “there are no actual records of Shakespeare attending school” (para 5).
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. When education is concerned, no one truly knew whether or not Shakespeare wrote his plays. According to the article “The Education of William Shakespeare”, “William Shakespeare would have attended King Edwards VI Grammar school in Stratford-Upon-Avon.” ("The Education Of William Shakespeare” sec. 1). On the contrary, an article written by Dutch Steven states, “Shakespeare was not educated enough and Stratford- Upon-Avon was too backward of a place to have produced a play write of such caliber.” (Dutch, Steven para.
N.p., n.d. Web. 27 Jan. 2014. hamletcharacter.html>. Schwartz, Debora B. "Shakespeare's Plays: Tragedy."
Although this suggests he did not write the plays there is no proof that anybody else could have wrote the plays either. This helps provide information for his timeline because there is a gap of missing records, which don’t mention much of an education. In those missing records he could have attended school to learn to write. Overall, the correspondence of William Shakespeare’s life could have allowed him to have written all the plays and sonne... ... middle of paper ... ...kespearefacts.net/did-shakespeare-write-his-plays.html>. Dutch, Steven.