Archive - Apr 12, 2010 - Story

Campaign to save Colchester's Roman Circus a success

Officials from the Colchester (England) Archaeological Trust report that they have reached their goal of raising UK£200,000to buy and preserve the only Roman chariot-racing circus ever found in Britain.

Students, scholars and SCA join for medieval experience

Students from Presque Isle Middle School in Maine learned about the Middle Ages March 23 by taking on the role of a medieval villager. Reporter Jen Lynds of the Bangor Daily News has the preview.

Grand Council seeks applicants

Katrionna MacLochlainn (Lori Campbell), of the Society for Creative Anachronism's Grand Council Nominations Committee, has announced that nominations for membership on the committee are being accepted.

A visit to Jewish China

A New York Times article by Matthew Fishbane tells the story of the author's trip to Kaifeng in search of remnants of of one China's medieval Jewish communities.