Archive - 2007 - Story
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-10-07 04:53
The Romualdo Del Bianco Foundation and the Association Friends of the Costume Gallery in Florence, Italy are planning a four-day colloquium honoring the work of historic costume expert Janet Arnold for November, 2008.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-10-06 19:51
In an April, 1999 issue of The Onion, Zeus, King of the Gods, offers dating tips on handling the ladies such as "Today's Women Don't Like It When You Come To Them As A Bull Or Swan."
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-10-06 15:44
Cassair reports that photos from the recent Masters of Defense Tourney which took place recently in the Barony of Lochmere, Kingdom of Atlantia, are now available to view online.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-10-06 11:18
A new book by French journalist Marcel Gay claims to prove that Joan of Arc was a French royal who did not die on the stake but was rescued by the English.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2007-10-06 07:05
No blood was spilled during the swordplay at a recent event held by the Barony of Ponte Alto in Prince William Forest Park, Falls Church, Virginia, despite a pronouncement by the Queen of Atlantia. Dan Zak of the Washington Post has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-10-05 17:25
Duchess Katerina O'Callaghan, Acting Kingdom Media Officer for the Kingdom of Atenveldt, has announced that the four principal kingdoms involved in the Estrella War XXIV have signed the Estrella War Treaty.
Submitted by Racaire on Fri, 2007-10-05 14:40
Soon a new exhibition will be on display at the Kunsthistorisches Museum in Vienna. The Late Titian and the Sensuality of Painting begins at October 18, 2007 and runs until January 6, 2008.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2007-10-05 10:02
TSivia reports that the Medieval Baebes, a London-based, female vocal group with a "reputation of reviving ancient text and song and turning historical fantasy into reality for the pleasure of modern audiences" will be performing in the Columbus, Ohio area October 13-14, 2007.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2007-10-05 06:41
Beginning October 1, 2007, the College of Arms will begin to use e-mail as a means of notifying submitters of decisions at the Laurel level.
Submitted by Racaire on Fri, 2007-10-05 04:28
Lady Racaire will be the new Guild Head for the Dragon's Needle Embroidery Guild in the Kingdom of Drachenwald.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 17:10
Lady Sophia of Artemisia's Incipient Shire of Drachetod (Eastern Montana) spoke recently with Emilie Boyles of KXGN TV5 In Glendive, Montana. An MP3 file of the interview is available online.
Submitted by Edrei the Quiet on Thu, 2007-10-04 12:35
THL Kat the Strange sends out a call for cooks at the upcoming Diamond Wars event in Gleann Abhann -- by way of a song!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 08:40
Science meets the martial arts in the Stortford Archery Club's online article The Physics of Medieval Archery. The piece was written by Gareth Rees.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2007-10-04 06:12
Gelis of Balweary reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Mists Bardic event in the Kingdom of the West.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 20:15
A replica Viking ship, a remnant of the 1893 Chicago World's Fair, has been added to the list of the 10 most endangered landmarks in Illinois. You can help by voting to save the ship.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 15:40
Seamas Mac Daibhid shares his thoughts on heraldic presentations of the much beloved Tigger, how to blazon the charge and how it might be drawn. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 12:12
Alaxandair O'Conchobhair has posted an album of photos from the recent Fall Coronation in the Kingdom of AEthelmearc. The event took place in the Incipient Shire of Rivers Edge.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2007-10-03 09:04
Lord William Featherstone, wandering jester and herald, relates a tale of valor and victory at the tournament to determine the Baron and Baroness of the Palantine Barony of the Far West.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 22:49
Their Majesties of the Kingdom of An Tir recently offered peerages to four individuals at Their Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 18:18
A rare copy of the Magna Carta could bring as much as US$30 million when it is auctioned in New York by Sotheby's in December 2007. The 1297 copy is one of only 20 reissued by King Edward I.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 13:55
Peregrine recounts a wonderful day spent with members of the Shire of Quintavia in the Eastrealm at Crossroads at Canterbury, an event "inspired by those famous tales of Chaucer's."
Submitted by Seamus a na Ciochan on Tue, 2007-10-02 10:39
Seamus offers a small album with a dozen photos from Harvest Days 2007, held in the Marche of Winged Hills in The Barony of Flaming Gryphon.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2007-10-02 07:33
Benjamin Bagby offers a performance of the Anglo-Saxon classic epic Beowulf accompanied by a six-string Anglo-Saxon harp.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-01 20:22
Lady Anna Carye reports on the birth of Leo Joseph to Lady Halbjorg The Ruthless and her Husband Keith, September 20, 2007.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-01 15:53
Archaeologist Kazimir Popkonstantikov has discovered an inscription on a tomb from the Middle Ages in high medieval Bulgarian, a rare instance of the language. The inscription chronicled the burial site of a monk in a 10th century monastery.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-01 11:29
Aine DeLacey has posted an album of photos from the recent War between the West Kingdom Principalities of Cynagua and Mists.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2007-10-01 07:50
Crazy British guy (and Drachenwald Earl Marshal) Master AEthstan can storm a castle single-handed - and unarmed! A five-minute video posted on YouTube demonstrates how. Stop!
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-09-30 18:00
After 359 years in Stockholm, the Codex Gigas, also known as the Devil's Bible, has been returned to the Czech National Library in Prague for an exhibition. The book was supposedly written 800 years ago with the help of the devil.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2007-09-30 14:32
Lord Collwyn O'Snowdon reports that he has posted an album of photos from the recent Defender of the Fort XXV event which took place in the Kingdom of Ansteorra.
Submitted by Darter02 on Sun, 2007-09-30 10:15
Britain’s “Knights of the Sword” series toys recalled due to high levels of lead paint.