Did Shakespeare Really Co-Write 2 Henry VI with Marlowe?

  title={Did Shakespeare Really Co-Write 2 Henry VI with Marlowe?},
  author={Darren Freebury-Jones},
  journal={ANQ: A Quarterly Journal of Short Articles, Notes and Reviews},
  pages={137 - 141}
  • Darren Freebury-Jones
  • Published 10 April 2017
  • Linguistics
  • ANQ: A Quarterly Journal of Short Articles, Notes and Reviews
In a 2016 article titled “Exploring Co-Authorship in 2 Henry VI,” I demonstrated that the second part of Shakespeare’s Henry VI trilogy correlated with the dramatist’s sole authored plays, and not his early collaborations, such as Titus Andronicus (1592) and Edward III (1593), in terms of the quantity and quality of internal parallels. I analyzed what we might term “unconscious repetition,” word clusters at the forefront of Shakespeare’s verbal memory as he composed his works, and I argued that… 
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