Archive - Mar 17, 2012

[DRA] Midsummer Coronation

The Canton of Poukka welcomes you to celebrate the Coronation of our new King and Queen. You will have four days to enjoy fighting, arts, eating and all the other nice things. Welcome!

[EAS] Novice Schola

The Barony of Bergental welcomes all, novice and experts alike.  Come and learn or share your knowledge by way of teaching!  This event is open to all who wish to learn of things medieval. 

[AET] Queen's Rapier Championship / Debatable Lands Birthday

The Barony-Marche of the Debatable Lands invites one and all to celebrate the epic battle to find the next Queen's Rapier Champion and...our Baronial Birthday!

[AET] Spring Thing

Have you ever been called a deluder, equivocator, fabler, fabricator of tales, fibber or trickster?  Surely there are those among us who've been labeled a bag of wind, blatherskite, boaster, gasbag, know-it-all or hotshot?  What about a bandit, kleptomaniac, pilferer, porch climber, spider or swindler?

The case for women Vikings

On her blog Bones Don't Lie, mortuary archaeologist Katy M. Meyers discusses proof of Viking women warriors in the 9th and 10th centuries in the form of swords found in female burial mounds. (photos)