Mark Anderson, a journalist
and author, devoted more than a decade to researching the life of Edward de
Vere, Earl of Oxford, publishing articles on de Vere in Harper’s, The Boston Globe,
and on PBS.org. Holding a master’s degree in astrophysics, he has also written
articles on science, technology, the environment, the arts, and politics for Rolling Stone, Wired, Discover, Science, New
Scientist, and National Geographic.
He lives in Massachusetts. Shakespeare by
Another Name is his first book.