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This edition: Who Was William Shakespeare?

Episode Details

Original tape date: March 9, 2015.

First aired: March 23, 2015.

Author Andrea Chapin became a Shakespearean expert doing research for her historical novel, "The Tutor," about an untold year in Shakespeare’s life where he has a steamy love affair with a young widow, who becomes the muse for Venus and Adonis. She tells Jim Zirin that Christopher Marlowe did not write the plays of Shakespeare, but that Shakespeare may very well have written the plays of Marlowe.

Guest List

Andrea Chapin Author, “The Tutor”