FRONTLINE; Shakespeare Mystery, The
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- Shakespeare Mystery, The
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Premiered January 1983 Since January 1983, FRONTLINE has served as American public television's - PBS - flagship public affairs series. Hailed upon its television broadcast debut as "the last best hope for broadcast documentaries," FRONTLINE's stature over 23 years is reaffirmed each week through incisive documentaries covering the scope and complexity of the human experience. Series release date: 1/1983
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Ralph Waldo Emerson, Mark Twain, Sigmund Freud, and Charlie Chaplin all claimed that William Shakespeare of Stratford-On-Avon could not possibly be the true author of the dramatic masterpieces that bear his name. This program investigates the latest controversial theory that Edward De Vere, the 17th Earl of Oxford, a poet and intimate of Queen Elizabeth I, was the real Shakespeare.
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- Chicago: “FRONTLINE; Shakespeare Mystery, The,” 12/04/1989, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed June 29, 2017, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_38475C97C6EB4C84B1F16F5BCABE7BF6.
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- APA: FRONTLINE; Shakespeare Mystery, The. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_38475C97C6EB4C84B1F16F5BCABE7BF6