Archive - Apr 2004
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-30 22:31
Fernando Vigil of Calontir reminds us that May 1, 2004 will be the first day of Anno Societatis XXXIX.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-04-30 18:24
Meg Baron, President of the SCA, has reported on the second quarter meeting of the Board of Directors.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-30 13:28
NPR: Elaine Fantham defends Latin on NPR's Weekend Edition.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-30 11:57
Dame Anne le Coeur, Seneschal for the Kingdom of Atlantia, has posted the list of combatants for the kingdom's Crown Tourney to be held May 1, 2004 in the Shire of Crannog Mor.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-04-29 18:55
Meg Baron, SCA President, reports that the Board of Directors is currently accepting applications for Treasurer of the SCA Inc., Chief Information Architect, and Society Chronicler.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-29 15:30
Shakepeare's Hamlet made so simple that even the people on the Jerry Springer Show can understand it!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-29 14:41
House Accipiter was the winner of Lochac's Best Looking Campsite at the recent Rowany Festival.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-28 17:06
In addition to his other achievements, Leonardo da Vinci may have been the inventor of the automobile.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-28 12:53
Their Majesties, Siridean and Sile, King and Queen of Calontir, have announced the list of combatants for the Kingdom's next Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-04-28 12:51
WREG-TV: ''Masters of Florence: Glory & Genius at the Court of the Medici'' will be on display at the Pyramid in Memphis, Tennessee, through October 3, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-04-28 12:50
Citizens of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc welcome into their midst a new subject: Fiona Gennieve Tremblay.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-04-27 21:13
Toronto Star: From cave dwellers to modern teenagers, people have been obsessed with styling their hair. Take a walk through hair history in an article from the Toronto Star.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-04-27 14:41
A new version of "The Lion in Winter" starring Patrick Stewart and Glenn Close will air May 23, 2004 on Showtime.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-04-27 12:34
Lord Eirik Andersen, from the Kingdom of Ealdormere, has posted his photos from Ealdormere's Spring Coronation on his website.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-04-27 12:33
Independent: A lost piece of an elaborate gold torc necklace has been unearthed on Norfolk farmland by amateur archaeologist Steve Hammond.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-04-26 15:02
On April 21, 2004, a trailer, containing regalia from the Barony of Dun Or in Caid, was stolen. His Excellency Baron Iain asks SCAdians throughout the Known World to keep an eye out for the stolen items.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-04-26 15:01
Recently Dame Eleanor Cadfan became Ealdormere's newest double Peer when she was created a Companion of the Order of the Pelican.
Submitted by Alric the Messenger on Mon, 2004-04-26 12:23
THL Falko von der Weser traveled to the Coronation of the new Meridian Crown and brought back the details and pictures.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-04-26 12:22
This year Jersey will celebrate its 800th anniversary of loyalty to the Crown of England. A highlight of that celebration will be a three-day, re-enactment event at the medieval Gorey Castle.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-04-25 12:10
telegraph.co.uk: Initial critics' doubts notwithstanding, Mark Rylance has led the modern-day Shakespeare's Globe theatre through eight successful seasons since its launch 1996.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-04-25 08:05
Nearly 800 historic archaeological sites in Scotland are set to be stripped of their protected status.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-04-25 06:50
Seattle Post Intelligencer: New 19th century documents may prove, once and for all, whether Minnesota's Kensington Runestone is authentic or a hoax.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-24 13:20
The bones of a dog, which might have been a Corgi, have researchers speculating about royal pets.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-04-24 10:40
MPR: Thirty freshmen in a Medieval Connections class at Augsburg College in Minneapolis are "pretending to be students in a medieval class learning about medieval students in a university."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-24 08:05
International Herald Tribune: Excavation for a new interchange on Israel's coastal highway has led to the discovery of a 5-6th century Byzantine Christian community.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-24 02:01
Caitilin inghean Aohda, Co-Autocrat for Calontir's Myths & Legends event to take place May 8, 2004 in Loch Meadhonach in the Kingdom of Calontir, has announced a change of sites.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-23 11:49
Last year's discovery of the 2000-year-old grave of a warrior may lead to more finds, including, archaeologists hope, an ancient Druid holy site.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2004-04-23 11:43
Tests on the remains in Petrarch's tomb show that the skull was replaced by a woman's, researchers reported Thursday.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-22 21:38
Barcsi Janos, Chatelain and New Groups Coordinator, has announced the formation of another new group in Drachenwald: Blauwasser.
Submitted by Alric the Messenger on Thu, 2004-04-22 21:36
Event: The Shire of An Dun Thiene, along with the Chancellors of The Royal University of Meridies, presents Regalis Universitas Meridies (RUM).