There is an great little article in the current issue of Atlantis Rising about the Shakespeare Authorship debate. Frank Joseph, long-time Atlantis researcher and author, agrees that Francis Bacon and the Earl of Oxford were primarily responsible for creating the Shakespeare works. The article is a short but excellent summary of Bacon and Oxford theories. Of course I also concluded Bacon and Oxford were heavily involved, but not the only members of the Elizabethan court that participated in creating and refining the "Shakespeare brand".
Another article by Phillip Coppens discusses Bernini and whether or not Dan Brown correctly identified him as a closet conspiracist in his novel "Angels & Demons".
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