January 8th, 2004
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-08 18:54
News Telegraph: In 1570, Ivan the Terrible, Tsar of Russia, wrote a letter to Elizabeth I, Queen of England that was, perhaps, the rudest letter ever received by the Queen.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-08 18:52
THLord Stefan li Rous has announced additions to the Florilegium for January 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-08 17:27
An extensive PDF file of "Frequently Asked Qestions" about the SCA is now available on the SCA website.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-07 16:09
A poem saluting the Princesses of Oertha was read at a recent court. The piece was written by Lady Catherine Willoughby.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-01-07 16:08
Herald: Scotland has inaugurated a "consultation document" to protect the country's carved stones for future generations.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-01-07 10:49
Their Majesties Alasdair MacFhearghuis and Gueni
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-06 15:23
Daily Herald: Members of the Barony of Aquaterra (Snohomish County, Washington) offered movie-goers a little something special when they attended a Saturday performance of "The Return of the King" at a local cineplex. Reporter Jennifer Warnick covered the story for the "Daily Herald."
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2004-01-06 15:21
Just in time for 12th Night, Valentine's Day and Mardi Gras: Learn all about masques and mumming when Dame Aoife shares her recommandations.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-01-06 15:20
Once reviled, Mary Queen of Scots is being viewed in a new light by Scottish researchers.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-05 15:20
Newsweek: Newsweek reporter Jeff Giles got the acting opportunity of a lifetime when he scored a bit part in Peter Jackson's "Return of the King."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-05 15:19
Khevron, the Principality of Oertha Webminister, has announced that a new map of the West Kingdom is now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-01-05 15:19
IOL: Hungarians are flocking to the site believed to be the grave of Attila the Hun hoping for healing.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-04 19:10
Beacon Journal: Department of Classical Studies, Anthropology and Archaeology of the University of Akron has received a wonderful Christmas gift: a collection of artifacts from former ambassador to Saudi Arabia, James Akins.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-04 19:00
An exhibit of film props from the "Lord of the Rings" movies will open at Boston's Museum of Science August 1, 2004. Displays will include an "armor corridor."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-04 06:25
A recently-restored, rare medieval fresco will be seen by the public for the first time in 400 years when it is put on display in Coventry, England.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-01-04 06:23
Swiss Info: A hoard of Roman treasure, hidden from 4th century raiders, has been reassembled and will be displayed for the first time in Basel, Switzerland.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-02 21:39
History News Network: Australian Michael Hastings is, in truth, King Michael I of England, the heir to the Plantagenet bloodline, and should be living in Buckingham Palace rather than Jerilderie, NSW, according to a British historian.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-02 14:53
Daily Times: The Barony Fontaine Dans Sable (Farmington, NM) recently beat their own record by collecting over ten thousand donated toys for San Juan County's Toys for Tots program.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-01-02 14:51
Star Telegram: Scottish formal wear is becoming more and more popular for weddings, according to New York Times News Service reporter Linda Lee.
December 31st, 2003
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-01 00:44
Townhall.com: We celebrate Christmas on December 25 due to the efforts of a Scythian monk known to history as Denis the Little, who tinkered with the calendar by papal request.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-01-01 00:43
Times of Malta: A Roman wall discovered during renovations on Gozo Cathedral in Malta may have to be re-buried because the work was not authorized.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-30 13:15
Karen Given's report on the Pennsic War was rerun recently on National Public Radio's "Only a Game."
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-30 10:10
The Kingdom of AEthelmearc has welcomed a new subject: Dane Christopher Murray.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-30 08:40
The Scandinavian celebration of Jul harkens back to Norse mythology. An article from "The Scotsman" looks at Christmas celebrations in Sweden and Norway and their roots in Viking tradition.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2003-12-29 23:58
Atlanta Journal-Constitution: Atlanta Journal-Constitution columnist Christian Boone offers his opinion on geeks as trendsetters, and includes SCAdians in the group.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-12-29 23:56
CBS: "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe," the first book of C.S. Lewis' Narnia series, will soon begin production on location in New Zealand.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2003-12-29 22:59
Readers in the East Kingdom will get the opportunity to participate in One Kingdom, One Book.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2003-12-29 15:38
Last Saturday, the Barony of Caerthe in the Kingdom of Outlands bid a final farewell to Brendon Swatko, a twelve-year-old who died after being struck by a car outside an SCA event.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-28 14:30
Lady Catelin Munro of Ailsa, Autocrat of Estrella XX Queen's Tea, has requested help from cooks and performers who plan to attend the Estrella War.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-28 11:15
China View: Chinese archaeologists may have discovered the secret of China's invention of gunpowder.