January 27th, 2005
Submitted by LairdWulfric on Thu, 2005-01-27 08:29
Photos for the Aethelmearc Kingdom 12th Night can now be viewed online at the Shire Of Sylvan Glen website.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2005-01-27 07:55
This week's Aoife's Links is all about kids and the SCA — how to dress them, how to have fun while parenting them in the SCA, what there is for them to do at events, how they can participate in your SCA life, and how to contact the children's officer nearest you.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-01-26 22:24
Sovany Barcsi Janos, Chatelain and New Groups Coordinator for the Kingdom of Drachenwald, has announced that the Shire of Viterheim has been approved for advancement to full status.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-01-26 21:23
A Laurels Prize Tournament is an Arts and Science event that is geared toward participants to take up period challenges of excellence made by a Laurel.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-01-26 15:21
At Their Court at St. Swithin's Bog 12th Night Celebration, Rurik and Angelik, King and Queen of AEthelmearc, created Cynthia Love of the Tower a member of the Order of the Pelican.
Submitted by ianuk on Wed, 2005-01-26 12:15
When Cecilia Mowebray was to be elevated to the Order of the Laurel in Atenveldt, a team of scribes worked long hours preparing a very special scroll for the occasion. Lady Ianuk Raventhourne shares photos of this beautiful work.
Submitted by eirik on Wed, 2005-01-26 08:19
Lord Eirik Andersen offers photos from the Kingdom of Ealdormere's recent 12th Night celebration.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-01-25 22:16
The non-profit Montefiascone Project is offering summer 2005 courses related to the scribal arts in a medieval setting north of Rome.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-01-25 13:09
Return with us to the Mermaid Tavern of Old London, where the literary giants of the Middle Ages gathered for revelry and inspiration. Enjoy the day's tournaments, gaming, and especially the feasting.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-01-25 12:52
Lady Anita, Publicity-Crat for Estrella War XXI, has information on volunteering at the upcoming War.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-01-25 11:14
The Shire of Selviergard will host Viking Winter Games February 12, 2005 in Eagle River, Alaska.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-01-25 10:55
It is getting closer: Gleann Abhann Fighters Collegium is coming February 25-27, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-01-25 08:57
Marcus Tullius Calvus has posted photos from the Kingdom of AnTir's recent Coronation/12th Night celebration which took place in the Shire of Shittimwoode.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-01-24 18:51
Gallowglass Academy will be hosting a number training seminars on historical combat this spring and early summer.
Submitted by Jinan al Hadaya on Mon, 2005-01-24 12:32
Talan Andolini, White Scarf of the Outlands, has been injured in a very serious car accident.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2005-01-24 12:17
Photos of the Aethelmearc 12th Night can now be seen online, courtesy of the "virtual Shire of Sylvan Glen".
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-01-24 12:10
Gulf Wars is the annual contest between the Kingdoms of Trimaris and Ansteorra hosted by the Kingdom of Meridies and the Principality of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-01-24 11:16
Knights and Knaves, Peasants and Peers, Royalty and Ruffians, all are welcome to this below the salt celebration.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-01-24 08:02
Sir William of Bellwood has posted the first volume in a multi-volume cycle of photo albums from the early days of the Middle Kingdom and the Kingdom of Calontir. SCA life in Illinois and eastern Missouri is portrayed in photos dating back as far as 1976.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-23 14:58
The debate continues. Scott Wolter, a geologist and president of American Petrographic Services in St. Paul, Minnesota, believes that the markings on the famous Kensington Rune Stone date from 1700 or earlier.
Submitted by ColyneStewart on Sun, 2005-01-23 11:30
"And know you princes, lords, barons, knights, squires, and gentles at arms that this tourney shall be fought between two companies, the Companie de l'Etoile Azure and the Companie de l'Etoile Or, and the Captains and members of these Companies will be chosen on that day by a contest known as le Jeu d'Etoile, or the Game of Stars."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-23 11:11
Costume designers in Hollywood walk a fine line between authenticity and getting the right look for an epic film.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-01-23 08:14
Buliwyf Higiliac, fighting for Svana Svipjoo i Buliwyf, was victorious in the recent Oertha Coronet.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-01-22 16:10
A new book and television series claim that 20% of Scots have blood ties to Iraq stemming from a migration in 4000 BCE.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-01-22 13:05
When Roman Emperor Nero was deposed, his contemporaries went to great lengths to obliterate his legacy, burying his Domus Aurea (Golden House) with debris. Officials in Rome have revealed a mosaic the size of a large door that suggests that Nero's palace ruins may be remarkably well-preserved under the hill that covers them.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-01-22 10:01
The popularity of Dan Brown's The Da Vinci Code could lead to the literal downfall of Rosslyn Chapel.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-01-21 14:01
A new study of the writings of William Shakespeare leads researchers to believe the bard may have had syphilis.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-01-21 13:29
The Norwegian Textile Guild's 3rd Conference on Norwegian Woven Textiles will take place October 21-23, 2005 in Decorah, Iowa.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-01-21 08:57
Alexander Gladstone has posted photos from the recent 12th Night celebration in the Barony of Rising Waters (Ealdormere).
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-01-20 21:37
Philip, by right and title Duke of Burgundy, Count of Holland and Hainaut, overlord of Brabant, Limberg and the lands of Flanders, sends greetings and bids all to whom these letters come to present themselves at His Court for a feast of the winter hunt, to take place on the 29th day of January, being 2005 in the Common Era at his manor in Lochmere.