Dr. John F. Andrews Honored by Marquis Who’s Who for Excellence in Arts and Education


John F. Andrews, OBE, has been incorporated into Marquis volumes, for example’s, Who in America since 1984, when he was finishing 10 years as Chief of Scholarly Projects at the Folger Shakespeare Library on State house Slope. From that point forward he has held positions at the National Blessing for the Humanities, the Workplace of Postsecondary Instruction at the U.S. Division of Training, and the Country’s Capital Branch of the English-Speaking Union. He now concentrates his endeavors basically on The Shakespeare Society, a worldwide not-revenue driven association that Dr. Andrews established in 1987. The Society is best known for the Gielgud Grant for Fabulousness in the Emotional Expressions, which was introduced in 1994, and has been displayed in such settings as the Folger Shakespeare Library and the English Consulate in Washington, the Barrymore Theater, Lincoln Center, and the National Expressions Club in New York, and Center Sanctuary Lobby and the Guildhall in London. Beneficiaries have included F. Murray Abraham, Lady Eileen Atkins, Sir Kenneth Branagh, Zoe Caldwell, Lady Judi Dench, Sir Derek Jacobi, Michael Kahn, Kevin Kline, Sir Ian McKellen, Christopher Plummer, Lynn Redgrave, Vanessa Redgrave, Sir Donald Sinden, and Sir Patrick Stewart. Another mark Society offering is its well known Talking about Shakespeare arrangement, which initiated at the National Press Club in D.C.in 1998 and has been exhibited in an assortment of settings from New York to Santa Clause Fe throughout the most recent two decades.

A local of Carlsbad, New Mexico, Dr. Andrews holds degrees from Princeton (A.B. 1965), Harvard (M.A.T. 1966), and Vanderbilt (Ph.D. 1971) and has instructed in such establishments as the College of Tennessee – Nashville, Florida State College, the Catholic College of America, Georgetown College, and George Washington College. He has addressed in an assortment of settings, among them the Smithsonian Organization, the Shakespeare Establishment, the College of Cambridge, the QE2, the Bibliotheca Alexandrina in Egypt, and Meisei College in Japan.

From 1974 to 1985 he altered Shakespeare Quarterly and regulated a Folger distribution program that delivered such works of art as Shakespeare on the American Stage (Folger Books), Three English Upsets: 1641, 1688, 1776 (Princeton), and Shakespeare: The Globe and the World (Oxford). He went ahead to create two 3-volume Scribners reference sets on the dramatist’s reality, work, and impact and two clarified versions of the artist’s plays (a 19-volume clothbound gathering, The Organization Shakespeare, for Doubleday, and a 16-volume soft cover spin-off, The Everyman Shakespeare, for Orion). His articles have showed up in volumes distributed by Dell and different engravings, and in such periodicals as The American Researcher, The Atlantic, The New York Times, and the Washington Post. A successive visitor on radio and TV programs, Dr. Andrews served for quite a while (1979-85) as seat of a National Admonitory Board that regulated the improvement of instructive materials for the BBC/Time-Life TV arrangement “The Shakespeare Plays.” He went ahead to fill in as a key counsel for “The Shakespeare Hour,” a PBS continuation that disclosed in the spring of 1986. He has showed up on a few NPR appears (Things being what they are, Morning Release, and Sunday End of the week Version), and additionally on PBS’s MacNeil/Lehrer NewsHour and CBS’s Nightwatch with Charlie Rose. He has been composed about or cited in Time, U.S. News and World Report, the Christian Science Screen, and various different distributions. In July of 2000, amid a service at the English International safe haven in Washington, he was enlisted, as a Privileged Officer, into the Most Fabulous Request of the English Realm. For more insight about Dr. Andrews and his work, visit www.shakesguild.org/Andrews.html, and tap on the blue connections.

Dr. Andrews is presently incorporated into’s Who in Back and Business’, Who in America’s, Who in American Instruction’s, Who On the planet’s, Who in the East’s, Who in the West, and’s Who of Developing Pioneers in America. He has likewise been regarded with research grants from the Folger Shakespeare Library, Florida State College and the National Gift for the Humanities.


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