Archive - Jan 2004
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-15 18:25
All Things Medieval, the student interest group at the University of Illinois-Springfield, and the Shire of Swordcliffe, will host a free day-long seminar by medieval clothing expert Robin Netherton.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2004-01-15 16:09
Dame Aoife share resources for metal casting in this week's column.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-15 14:38
Caterine St. Loe has announced that her lord, Steven Weymark, has made available a number of photos taken at the January 2004 Atlantian 12th Night.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-15 04:10
John Kenny, a Scottish musicologist, is helping to recreate an ancient silver trumpet used in the Middle East.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-01-14 16:33
This morning, Viscountess Mistress Alicianne de Montfort of Sprucewood, OP, (mka Ann Clark) was involved in a very serious traffic accident on icy roads near her home in Selviergard, Oertha.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-14 14:12
Yehudah of Nuremberg, High Sheriff of Atenveldt, has announced that there are changes to rules for minors attending this year's Estrella War.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-01-14 14:12
Lady Sheridan has posted her photos from the Shire of Sangre del Sol's recent event.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-13 16:48
Sunday Herald: 38 carved oak roundels comprise the "Stirling Heads," a treasure trove of 16th century woodworking thought to be "laden with visual metaphors aimed at visiting dignitaries."
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-01-13 15:06
Campers and group or household Land Agents can register on-line for Pennsic War 33 at Pennsicwar.org, the official Pennsic website.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-12 22:28
The outgoing Majesties of AnTir honored many subjects in a nine-hour, marathon closing court at the kingdom's January 10, 2004 Twelfth Night and Coronation.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-01-12 19:09
Lord Aleksandr, of Trimaris, provides an update on Baron Koppel, an early Knight in the East Kingdom and in Trimaris, whose battle with mental illness and poverty has sparked a local relief effort.
Submitted by Catriona on Mon, 2004-01-12 17:19
"Once More with Hobbits, A Lord of the Rings/Buffy the Vampire Slayer Adventure" is a filker's work in progress and an homage to both genres.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-12 15:23
Katya Zhdana Volkova Kievskaya, Disabilities Services Coordinator for Pennsic 33, has already begun making preparations for the August War.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-12 15:23
A new, full-color brochure, designed to inform site owners about the SCA, is now available in PDF format on the SCA website.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-11 19:25
Stephanie J. Smith, Chairperson of the SCA Legal Committee, is looking for SCA members with legal training for the Society Legal Committee.
Submitted by Catriona on Sun, 2004-01-11 04:01
The Medieval and Renaissance Brewing Homepage focuses on the topic of historic brewing.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-10 15:22
William Wallace, Scotland's national hero, has never been given a proper burial, but that is now to change.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-10 14:58
New York Times: Russian scientists were surprised by five 1,000-year-old mummies, clad in reindeer skins and copper masks, discovered recently in a Siberian graveyard.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-01-10 04:08
Members of a group calling themselves Sambhaji Brigade destroyed over 30,000 ancient manuscripts January 5, 2004 at the Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute.
Submitted by Gwynfor on Fri, 2004-01-09 15:39
Images from the Coronation of Aedward and Yolande at the Kingdom of Lochac's Twelfth Night, held in the Canton of Krae Glas, are now available on the Krae Glas website.
Submitted by Gwynfor on Fri, 2004-01-09 15:32
Lochac's last Prince, Sir Gawyne d'Ibelin, Viscount, KSCA, OST, OSH, PC, AA has succumbed to leukemia after a long battle.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-09 08:13
Lord Karl has announced that he has placed photos from the recent Lochac 12th Night celebration online.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-09 08:03
Herald: New research seems to conclude that the Roman occupation of northern Great Britain may have been devasting to Scottish tribes.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-08 17:54
News Telegraph: In 1570, Ivan the Terrible, Tsar of Russia, wrote a letter to Elizabeth I, Queen of England that was, perhaps, the rudest letter ever received by the Queen.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-08 17:52
THLord Stefan li Rous has announced additions to the Florilegium for January 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-08 16:27
An extensive PDF file of "Frequently Asked Qestions" about the SCA is now available on the SCA website.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-07 15:09
A poem saluting the Princesses of Oertha was read at a recent court. The piece was written by Lady Catherine Willoughby.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-07 15:08
Herald: Scotland has inaugurated a "consultation document" to protect the country's carved stones for future generations.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-01-07 09:49
Their Majesties Alasdair MacFhearghuis and Gueni
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-06 14:23
Daily Herald: Members of the Barony of Aquaterra (Snohomish County, Washington) offered movie-goers a little something special when they attended a Saturday performance of "The Return of the King" at a local cineplex. Reporter Jennifer Warnick covered the story for the "Daily Herald."