Archive - Dec 2007
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-12-05 08:48
Professor Edwin Duncan of Towson University has produced a nine-minute flash presentation on the reading and pronunciation of Old English.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-12-04 19:22
Robert Nydahl of the Kingdom of Drachenwald chronicled activities at September's Crossroads at Canterbury event in a photo album.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-12-04 14:08
Kat Blalock reports that a collection of videos from the Trimaris Fighters' Collegium is now available to view on YouTube. Each clip lasts about 9 minutes and demonstrates heavy fighting techniques.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-12-04 09:45
The Medievalist.net blog reports that after more than 60 years, the University of Melbourne has cancelled its Viking Studies program. The program included instruction in Viking history and the Old Norse language.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-12-03 21:00
Cassair has posted an album of photos from the Barony of Dun Carraig Baronial Birthday revel in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-12-03 17:55
The Event Coordinators for Estrella War XXIV (Feb 12-18, 2008) welcome families bringing young family members to Estrella War, and want everyone to know there's lots for the under-18 year olds to do!
Submitted by Racaire on Mon, 2007-12-03 11:42
Vrank, Falko von der Weser and Racaire report at the Drachenwald Mailing List that they posted their pictures from the recent Kingdom University event in the Kingdom of Drachenwald (16-18 November 2007).
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-12-02 18:32
Dona Alessandra Bentivegna da Faenza, called Yasmina reports that Baron Steffan has posted an album of photos from the recent Rapier Academy in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-12-02 14:12
A huge (4 feet x 6 feet, or 122 x 183 cm) 16th century tapestry map has returned to Oxford's Bodleian Library where it will be placed on display. The map was one of four such maps and was long thought to be lost. The Bodleian now owns three with the fourth in the Warwickshire Museum.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-12-02 09:16
Lady Cassair has posted photos from the recent Dun Carraig Baronial Birthday event in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-12-01 17:26
The Honorable Lady Rixende de Rouen reports that Sir Kael Savage and Sir Ysfael Bryndu were knighted recently by Their Majesties of the Kingdom of Ansteorra.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-12-01 12:02
The remains of four adults dating to the 1st century have been discovered in Staverton near Trowbridge, England. The area is known to locals as the Blacklands and is said to be haunted. (photo of Roman coin)
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-12-01 07:20
A large album of photos from the recent Spring 2007 Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Lochac has been posted by members of the Purple Empire.