Archive - 2005
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2005-11-02 17:46
News and Observer photographer Scott Sharpe's latest "Postcard from the Road" focuses on the Carolina Renaissance Fair.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-11-02 14:07
Members of the College of Sainte Katherine have posted photos from the recent Fall Coronet in the Principality of the Mists in the West Kingdom.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-11-02 12:55
The Shire of Ardanroe is proud to host The Kingdom of Gleann Abhann's First Fighter's Collegium December 2-4, 2005, at Lake Bistineau State Park in Doyline, LA (Group Camp 1).
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-11-02 11:17
In an article for the Renstore newsletter, Gael Stirler looks at how to make a fairy tale come true by visiting German castles.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-11-02 03:30
Metal detecting enthusiast Tim Pearson, of Denaby, England, recently found a 9th century Saxon Aestel, which looks like a four inch long bottle, and may have served as a holder for sticks used to turn pages of religious books.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2005-11-01 18:42
"Style and Status: Imperial Costumes from Ottoman Turkey" is on display at the Arthur M. Sackler Gallery of the Smithsonian Institution in Washington, DC, through January 22.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-11-01 16:12
It that time again. Yule is right around the corner and we all know what that means: Novice Arts Sci, lots of fighting (Heavy, Light and Gift Exchange!) Classes, poetry contest, drawing contest and much, much more when the Barony of Oldenfeld presents The Barony's First Yule!
Submitted by Martel on Tue, 2005-11-01 15:36
Lady Martelle von Charlottenburg shares her tale of the fabulous Arts and Sciences activities at Atlantia's "Treachery on the Takaido" event.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-11-01 11:24
Reporter Joseph Lemanski of the Western Courier spends time with members of the March of Lochmorrow at Western Illinois University during a recent fighter practice.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-11-01 08:31
Moroccan archaeologists from the National Institute of Archaeological Sciences and Heritage are combing through research discovered during a recent excavation of the Roman city of Thamusida and its medieval layers up to Islamic times.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-31 19:12
Radu and Broinnfinn, Lord and Lady Heir of the soon-to-be-Kingdom of Gleann Abhann, have announced that the Kingdom's award structure has been finalized.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-31 15:06
Mistress Ariel reports that Lord Paul, son of Brian and Lady Catriona of the Ravens, was the winner of the recent Coronet in Insulae Draconis.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-31 11:15
The Barony of Stonemarche announces the Return of the Stonemarche Masqued Ball. The event is held in the elegant and historical Unitarian Church of Nashua on November 19, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-31 11:09
Mark your calendars now to journey with the Incipient Shire of Drakenmere (hosted by their friends the Barony of Bryn Madoc) as we create a day of love: Jour d'Amour.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-31 10:53
Two films, an opera and an off-Broadway play are enough to jump start the popularity of Anglo-Saxon classic.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-10-31 07:30
Ph.D candidate in Materials Science and Engineering Dan Jeffery is using ancient technologies to understand how bloomery furnaces work. Bloomery furnaces were in common use "in Japan, Renaissance Europe, ancient Rome, Africa, and many other places to make iron and steel for armor, swords, locks, tools and hundreds of other household items."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-10-30 17:59
Archeologist Caroline Wickham-Jones, who lives in Orkney, looks at the ancient village of Skara Brae, the neolithic settlement on Scotland's windy northern isles.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-10-30 12:18
Myghin Ine Skylycorne of the Shire of Hartstone has announced that over $400 was raised by a silent auction at AEthelmearc's recent Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-10-30 09:14
Dame Anne le Coeur, Seneschal of the Kingdom of Atlantia, has announced the list of combatants and their consorts for Their Majesties Janos and Rachel's upcoming Fall Crown List.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-10-29 18:44
A musical version of the epic poem? The Irish Repertory Theatre is putting on this amibitious version from October 16 through November 13, 2005, at the Rep's Theatre in New York City.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-10-29 14:55
An updated version of the old chestnut that uses a quiz to deterine which Dungeons and Dragons™ character you would be.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-10-29 11:14
Lord Michael of Clan Kitemitsu has posted photos from the recent Panhandle Skirmishes fought between the Kingdoms of Trimaris and Meridies.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-10-29 08:48
Lord Zachariah von Marksburgh shares memories of Master Johan von Traubenburg who died October 25, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-10-28 18:53
Ancient Britain seems to have been the treasure trove for Rome since thousands of gold and silver artifacts dating to Roman times have been found there. Now a Welsh archaeologist thinks he knows why.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-10-28 15:47
The Fra Angelico exhibit will be on display in the Robert Lehman Wing of the Metropolitan Museum of Art through January 29.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-10-28 12:05
Would you have been voted off the Iron Age island? The BBC's History Trail lets players try their skills at a number of Iron Age survival skills.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-10-28 08:45
Lady Sarah MacGregor of Ardanroe in Gleann Abhann, reports on cleanup at the King's Arrow Ranch, site of Gulf Wars, damaged by Hurricane Katrina. She has posted links to photos and video of the damage and cleanup efforts.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-10-27 19:05
After the failure of Jamie and Adam to reconstruct a working model of Archimedes' death ray for Mythbusters, scientists from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology have taken up the challenge.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-10-27 14:57
Lord Alexander Kegan MacAngus of the Shire of Smyth Kepe in Gleann Abhann reports that his armor was stolen the weekend of October 22-23, 2005 from the area of Fort Smith, Arkansas.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2005-10-27 13:35
An obituary for Master Johan von Traubenburg (John E. Kasper) appears in the October 27, 2005 Pittsburgh Post Gazette. Master Johan died October 24 at the age of 48.