March 8th, 2005
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-08 09:00
In his blog, teacher and Asianist Jonathan Dresner discusses the myth of Marco Polo, whether or not he really made it to China, and where to go to get the facts.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-03-07 16:27
A team of archaeologists are working to preserve a medieval burial site uncovered recently by winter storms in the Orkneys.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-03-07 10:36
Colonel Jenna of the Kingdom of Calontir writes to non-SCA friends around the world about her experiences at the recent Estrella War.
Submitted by eirik on Mon, 2005-03-07 08:21
Eirik Andersen's photos from Snowed Inn are now available on Tworavens.org.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2005-03-06 16:18
The Washington Early Music Festival has announced some of the performers scheduled for its June 2005 Festival concert series, which will be based on the music of Spain and the New World.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-03-06 13:02
The piece of an engraved stone throne, discovered in Mainz, Germany in 1911, has been identified as belonging to a throne once used by the Emperor Charlemagne.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-03-06 08:25
Plans to expand the exhibit space of Florence's Uffizi Gallery have been thwarted by the discovery of the foundations of several medieval houses.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-03-05 16:46
Plans to continue the preservation of a medieval ship owned by the Earl of Warwick have hit another snag. Newport Council members need to raise UK£300,000 a year to keep the ship from being destroyed.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-03-05 13:28
In the largest project of its kind ever attempted in Britain, a team of archaeologists are drilling bore holes to try to map medieval Yarmouth.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-03-05 11:01
Reporter Scott Craven of the Arizona Republic looks at what makes a king in the world of the SCA when he covers the Kingdom of Atenveldt's upcoming Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-03-05 10:24
Columnist Vincent D. Balitas reviews a new book on Elizabethan playwright Christopher Marlowe for the Washington Times.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-03-04 17:01
In Heritage & Culture reporter Brendan O'Brien looks at the history and influence of the remnants of the Spanish Armada shipwrecked by a storm in the Irish Sea.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-03-04 15:26
The Faculty of Media Studies and the Department of Sociology and Communications of Rome's La Sapienza is celebrating the 700th anniversary of the university.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-03-04 10:49
It is my great honor to invite all near and far to Feast of Fools hosted by the Barony of Knight's Crossing in the city of Heidelberg, Germany.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-03-04 06:33
French teacher Alisa Dupuy uses her SCA experience to teach her students at John Witherspoon Middle School about life during the French Renaissance.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-03 16:01
A massive archaeological dig has begun in the German city of Cologne, where researchers hope to sift through 100,000 cubic meters of soil in search of the city's past.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-03 11:57
Andronikos Tzangares ho Philosophos of the Kingdom of Northshield has announced the formation of a new discussion group for those interested in period coins.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2005-03-03 10:45
The Atlantian Ministry of Arts and Sciences is pleased to announce new links webpages.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-03 09:08
In his new book, author James Fraser claims that the battle of Mons Graupius, which allowed Rome dominance over all of Britain, occured not in the north of Scotland, but in the south.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-03-03 06:20
Lord Raphe Cuthbert of West Dragonshire in the Kingdom of Drachenwald has announced the posting of photos from the third Viceroy Tournament.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-03-02 15:18
Feeling Hellenic today? A new email discussion list created by Kurios (Lord) Charismos of Lacedaemon is all about Greek (Hellenic) history and persona development.
Submitted by Johnnae on Wed, 2005-03-02 11:02
The February 25 issue of Science magazine features an article about estimating the quantity of medieval knowledge that has survived in scribal form, versus the amount that has been lost to us due to destruction of the manuscripts over time.
Submitted by ColyneStewart on Wed, 2005-03-02 09:36
Laird Colyne Stewart, SCAtoday's Ealdormerean Correspondent, writes of his pilgrimage to the East Kingdom's Winter War, held February 26 in Potsdam, NY.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-03-02 06:11
Ragn has posted photos from the recent Bridget's Feast event which took place February 5, 2005 in Kenai, Alaska.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-01 14:17
New York Times reviewer Allan Kozinn looks at medieval music quartet, the Orlando Consort, who appeared at Columbia University in a recent concert.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-01 13:38
Visit 16th Century Venice in all its glory with the Shire of Starleaf Gate!
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-01 11:20
Reporter Natalie Fieleke of the Jefferson City (Missouri) News Tribune covered the recent Medieval Fair at Thomas Jefferson Middle School, in which students learned about the Middle Ages from SCA members.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-01 10:23
The Shire of Stormsport wishes to invite Combatants and Consorts of the Sylvan Kingdom of Aethelmearc to our Shire for a weekend of Tournaments through the Ages.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-01 09:45
Here ye now both song and tale of gallantry once more in the wide vast hills of Coppertree. In this our second act, again we call ye performers back. Singers, tale-spinners, dancers and even mime come once more for a wonderous time!
Submitted by Rosanore of Redthorn on Tue, 2005-03-01 09:41
The Canton of Wolfhome, in central Wisconsin, held its first event last Saturday and got a nice write-up in the local paper.