Archive - Nov 6, 2009

Qulliam and Dagmar new Heirs to Ealdormere Throne

Liadin Chu reports that TH Lord Quilliam, inspired by Baroness Dagmar Halvdan, was the victor of the October 31, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ealdormere. (video)

[ATL] Atlantian Twelfth Night

In recognition of the commencement of the Carnival season, all and sundry are welcome at St. Mark's Square where the Doge's Palace shall be thrown open in celebration of Twelfth Night!

Sewanee Medieval Colloquium

The Sewanee Medieval Colloquium is an annual, interdisciplinary conference attended by medievalists from throughout the United States.

45th International Congress on Medieval Studies

The 45th International Congress on Medieval Studies takes place May 13-16, 2010.

The Congress is an annual gathering of over 3,000 scholars interested in Medieval Studies. It features over 600 sessions of papers, panel discussions, roundtables, workshops, and performances.

Experts assess condition of Scotland's cliff-bound Old Wick

An archaeologist and a stonemason recently risked life and limb to investigate the ruins of the Old Man of Wick, a 12th century Scottish castle believed to have been built by Harald Maddadsson, the Earl of Orkney. The castle is perched precariously on the edge of a cliff overlooking the sea.

Countess Esabell Grant elevated to Pelican in Artemisia

At the recent Fall 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Artemisia, Their Majesties Sean and Nisa placed Countess Esabell Grant on vigil for elevation to the Order of the Pelican.

Sir Edward Grey of Lochleven victorious in East Kingdom Crown

Baroness Aurelia Rufinia of the Barony of Carolingia reports that Sir Edward Grey of Lochleven was the winner of the October 31, 2009 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of the East. Sir Edward fought for the honor of Lady Marguerite Ingen Lochlainn.