Archive - Nov 2007 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-11-16 14:52
Duchess Katerina O'Callaghan reminds everyone that important deadlines for merchants for the upcoming Estrella War XXIV are rapidly approaching.
Submitted by SveinnGrimsson on Fri, 2007-11-16 11:47
Sir Berengar of Nancy won Lochac's November Crown tounament, meeting Sir Kane in the final on Saturday the 10th of November, A.S. 42. Fighting for Mistress Bethan, Sir Berengar chivalrously fought his way through all contenders.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-11-16 03:29
"The most important Viking find in Britain in 150 years" has just been discovered in a Yorkshire field. Among the over 8,500 objects found was a rare silver gilt cup, one of only two in existence.
Submitted by aisinbiya on Thu, 2007-11-15 21:41
After seventeen years of service to the dream, Aisin-gioro Biya was awarded arms for her work in aviculture by King Andreas and Queen Gabriella at Warrior's Naadam, Silver Horde's 10th anniversery celebration held in Ostgardr, East Kingdom. Given Biya's own Jurchen shaman persona, the setting for her award couldn't have been more appropriate.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2007-11-15 08:57
Just in time for the release of the new Beowulf film comes a...ahem...slightly different retelling of the tale, by Rathflaed DuNoir, The Black Bard of Meridies.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-11-14 19:50
Ivhon Thorne has created an a website for online discussions about topics of interest to the SCA. SCA-Forums offers a centralized site for SCA information and a place to ask SCA-related questions.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-11-14 16:27
Antonio Felluci reports that he has posted an album of sixty photos from the recent Fall 2007 Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-11-14 12:39
The Nina, "the Most Historically Accurate Replica of a Columbus Ship Ever Built," will be touring the southern United States during November and December 2007. Tours are available.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-11-14 08:50
Theresa of Caid reports that Randall Sinclair was the victor of the recent Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Atlantia. He was inspired by Kari Kyst.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-11-13 18:52
Elizabeth Margarete of the Principality of Cynagua in the West Kingdom is coordinating an effort to send care packages to those serving in the Armed Services in the Middle East.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2007-11-13 15:24
"The Gates of Paradise: Lorenzo Ghiberti's Renaissance Masterpiece" will be on display at the Metropolitan Museum of Art through January 13.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-11-13 11:17
Actors David Foubert and Jay Leibowitz offer their own unique interpretation of Abbott and Costello's "Who's on First?" routine a la Shakespeare in a video clip on YouTube.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-11-13 08:46
On November 24, 2007, the University of Melbourne in Victoria will present Vikings and Their Enemies: A Symposium from 9.45am - 5.30pm at the Wood Theatre.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-11-12 21:00
THLord Stefan li Rous offers updates to Stefan's Florilegium for November 2007
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-11-12 16:25
Brian O'hUilliam reports that Their Majesties Ulsted and Ebergardis of the Kingdom of Ansteorra have chosen to elevate Seraphina Moslovska to the Order of the Pelican. The elevation took place at the Ursae-Lyons event in the Barony of Bjornsborg.
Submitted by Cassandra di Ca... on Mon, 2007-11-12 12:08
The latest issue of Calontir's arts and sciences newsletter, the Calon Scrolls, is available online and features the theme "Clothing and Clothing Accessories."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-11-12 08:51
Alaxandair offers an album of over 200 photos from the recent Fall 2007 Coronation in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-11-11 19:43
Lady Caissene ingen Scandlain reports that Lord Phineas Magollricke has been elevated to the Order of the Pelican in the Kingdom of Atenveldt.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-11-11 16:15
Sir Anton Cwith, inspired by Lady Isabeau De Beauxyeux, was the victor of the recent Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of Calontir. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-11-11 12:29
A new exhibition, "Mona Lisa Secrets Revealed," uses technology to unlock questions that have plagued art historians for generations, including, "What happened to the lady's eyebrows?"
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-11-11 09:03
Danish archaeologists have discovered a rare 4th century Roman cemetery near Copenhagen, Denmark. "It is something special and rare in Denmark to have so many (ancient Roman) graves in one place," said archaeologist Rune Iversen.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-11-10 19:02
Lady Dyrfinna of Seawinds has posted an album of photos from the recent Seawinds Defender event in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.
Submitted by Vallawulf on Sat, 2007-11-10 15:34
At Coronation on November 3, 2007, Their Royal Majesties of Atenveldt, Morgan and Livia, asked Lady Cécile de Brétigny for the answer to the question They had posed to her a week earlier: whether she would accept elevation to the Order of the Laurel from Their hands. Cécile accepted and was inducted into the Order.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-11-10 12:11
Lady Sigrid Finnsdottir reports that the Phoenix Art Museum will host three exhibits dealing with illuminated manuscripts from December 11, 2007 until March 9, 2008.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-11-10 09:36
The George C. Gordon Library at Worcester Polytechnic Institute in Worcester, Massachusetts will host The Cutting Edge: Modern Metallography and the Ancient Secrets of Swordmaking October 23 through December 20, 2007.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-11-09 20:31
Mette reports that SAGE Publications, publisher of The Medieval History Journal, will provide free access to its database until November 30, 2007.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-11-09 16:59
Their Majesties Uther and Kenna, King and Queen of Gleann Abhann, have announced the names of the combatants and consorts for Their upcoming Crown Tourney. The names have been posted on the Legio Draconis website.
Submitted by ladykalessia on Fri, 2007-11-09 13:05
Astute readers of the Project Gutenberg RSS feed may have noticed that a 1918 edition of Charles Boutell's "Guidelines for English Heraldry" has just been added to the database.
Submitted by LiamStLiam on Fri, 2007-11-09 09:10
Master Liam St. Liam has posted an album of photos from the recent Crown Tourney in the Kingdom of the East.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-11-08 19:52
On About.com's Medieval History page, visitors are invited to take the Quest for Conquest Quiz to test what you really know about the Norman Conquest.