AGM Programme for 27 April 2019

Full programme:

AGM and Spring Meeting of the De Vere Society
Bond Street Room
AMBA Hotel (Marble Arch)
Bryanston Street
London W1H 7EH

09.00 to 10.00: Registration and coffee

10.00 to 11.30: Annual General Meeting

Request for nominations for Committee members

Suggestions with discussion on plans for future DVS meetings
(Chair: Eddi Jolly)
Members’ suggestions provided at Autumn 2018 meeting
Chairman’s suggestions for additional Summer meetings
Plans for Centenary of J Thomas Looney (K. Gilvary)

11.30 to 12.30: Who was “Our English Terence Will: Shake-speare”?


(Chair: Eddi Jolly)
11.30 to 11.50: Could it have been William Stanley 6th Earl of Derby? (A. Hinds)
11.50 to 12.10: No, it was Edward de Vere 17th Earl of Oxford (A. Waugh)
12.10 to 12.30: General discussion with the audience

This will be the first of a series of presentations and discussions about so-called ‘candidates’ as the author (or authors) of the poems and plays attributed to William Shakespeare.

12.30 to 13.30: Lunch

(Chair Kevin Gilvary)
13.30 to 15.00: Nothing is Truer than Truth (documentary film)
15.00 to 16.00: General discussion with the Director

The first showing in the UK of a film directed by Cheryl Eagan-Donovan who will attend the meeting and has kindly agreed to answer questions.