Archive - 2005
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-02-15 14:19
Finn has announced that organizers of the Rowany Festival and Known World Dance Symposium 5 are looking for musicians to perform at the various balls.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-02-15 12:51
The Shire of Kings Crossing and the Incipient Shire of Gryphon's Keep, would like to invite one and all to attend the Crown Tourney of Their Majesties Malcolm and Tessa.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-02-15 11:40
Lady Anita de Challis, Publicity-crat for Estrella War XX, reports that a website is available for those needing information about camping at Estrella.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-02-15 10:26
On April 8-10, 2005, at Lake Tobesofkee Recreation Area, Sandy Beach Park in Macon, Georgia, the Shire of Tir Briste brings you Fools' War XVI: Eat Your Veggies.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-02-15 09:42
Rachel Sauer, a reporter in the Palm Beach Post, attended the recent Crown Lyst in Trimaris, and immersed herself in the Current Middle Ages. She came away from the event with an understanding of "anachronism" and why we do what we do.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-02-14 17:31
Natalie Bennett reviews Looking at Lovemaking: Constructions of Sexuality in Roman Art, 100 B.C. - A.D. 250, a new book by John R. Clarke that looks at sexuality and gender issues in Roman society.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-02-14 11:17
How good is your Latin? The BBC offers a quiz to test your knowledge of the language, which still influences English.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-02-14 07:12
Rory McGowen has posted photos from the recent Clothier's Seminar in the Kingdom of Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-02-13 12:22
The conical, Iron Age fort, Kimsbury Camp, located in Gloucestershire, England, is set to receive a UK£85,000 facelift to repair damage from erosion.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2005-02-13 11:29
Steven Boyd, known in the SCA as Master Andrixos Seljukroctonis, owner of Calontir Trim, will appear on the daytime gameshow "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire?" on Thursday, February 17.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-02-12 17:16
The Ladies of Northshield, a calendar commemorating the 40th anniversary of the SCA, is now available for pre-order.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-02-12 14:51
My Lords and Ladies, once again The Barony of the Sacred Stone invites all Fighters of the Known World to participate in its Annual Novice Tournament. This year we have two additional tournaments for the more experienced fighters of the Known World. You need not be a NOVICE to fight at this event.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-02-12 12:23
"What does it take to be a knight?" asks the Discovery Channel in its program The Medieval Tournament: The Making of a Knight.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-02-12 11:22
THLord Stefan li Rous has announced this month's additions to Stefan's Florilegium.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-02-11 17:21
At Their Court in the Barony of the Debatable Lands February 5, 2005, Their Majesties of AEthelmearc elevated Karana Yabokchi to the Order of the Pelican.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-02-11 13:02
Archaeologists digging for five weeks through an archaeological site in Huntingdon, England have unearthed some spectacular finds dating from the Bronze Age through the 14th century.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-02-11 12:27
Lochac is invited to the Lochac Southern University and Guild Weekend.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-02-11 12:23
The Shire of Port Oasis invites all courtly lovers and fighters to the 9th Tournament of the White Hart, to be held February 25 - 27, 2005, at the Cabell County 4-H Camp, 6040 Booten Creek Road, Barboursville, WV.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2005-02-11 10:35
This week, Dame Aoife provides a plethora of pointers to pages on pens, pencils, and other paraphenalia of period publication.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-02-11 09:17
Lord Eirik Andersen has posted photos from Ealdormere's recent Season of the Wolf Event.
Submitted by Katharine on Fri, 2005-02-11 01:40
Are you a scribe? Are you attending Estrella War? If your answer is “Yes,
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-02-10 17:06
Controversial plans by the National Trust and English Heritage to route traffic away from Stonehenge have hit a snag. The British government has been strangely silent on the subject, leading officials to believe that the plans may have been abandoned.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-02-10 13:40
Researchers at the University of Fribourg believe that a rich cache of letters, written in Greek, prove that residents of 5th century Gaza lived a vibrantly intellectual life.
Submitted by Katarina on Thu, 2005-02-10 12:07
Emmelyne de Marksbury, silkewoman, was admitted to the Order of the Laurel at Dragonsmark's annual Candlemas event last Saturday, February 2. She was placed on vigil early in the morning, and was elevated at a well-attended evening court.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-02-10 08:10
Lucius Aurelius Varus was knighted recently at the East Kingdom's Market Day in Birka event.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Wed, 2005-02-09 18:39
Experts say the abbey at Strata Florida was once a city of light to rival Westminster Cathedral, and Oxford and was once much bigger than the current ruins of today would suggest.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-02-09 13:34
Baron Lorcan Dracontius has announced that auditions will soon take place for a production of Macbeth at Pennsic War XXXIV.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-02-09 10:40
Researchers working on the Roman city of Pompeii are using ancient methods to re-create the Roman imperial cloth used for togas.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2005-02-08 18:43
According to this USAToday article, a can of Spam "Golden Honey Grail" will be given to each of the first 100 customers who buy tickets to the Broadway production of Monty Python's Spamalot.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-02-08 16:51
Their Excellencies Khevron and Morgana have announced that Griffin and Margery will be invested as the new Baron and Baroness of Winter's Gate.