Robert Newman - The Shakespeare Project
November 15, 2011
Robert Newman has been researching Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart for over 15 years and authored the book, "The Manufacture of Mozart". He returns to the program to discuss his latest research into another icon, William Shakespeare. "Shakespeare was an 'inside job'. But officially approved. Oblivious to reason, and beyond conspiracy except as a form of diversion that is sometimes staged in the most genteel tea houses and polite debating societies." Robert will cover the period from Shakespeare's birth in Stratford on Avon up until his arrival in London. He'll give a description of the project to create the "Shakespeare" myth. Topics Discussed: Phoenicians, Europa, 1200 B.C. Etruscan, William Betham, Welsh and Ancient Hebrew connections, Israel 740 B.C., empires concurring, Troy, Druid, Etruscan westward movements, Wales, Cornwall, renaissance, the true origins of the 37 plays, Stratford on Avon, English College of Rome, Elizabeth the 1st, Rome vs England, The First Folio, Venice, Tudors & Stuarts, 17 Quarto Verso, the mysterious death of Christopher Marlowe, John Dee, The Royal Society, King James Bible, Henry Wotton, the creation of the United Kingdom, Arcadia, Queen Christina.