April 5th, 2004
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-04-05 18:51
The Rocky Mountain Historical Combat Guild is sponsoring a seminar by combat expert Brian Price on medieval spear and poleaxe techniques. The seminar will take place April 24-25, 2004 in Denver, CO.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-04-05 18:20
The SCA Webfolk have reorganized the SCA's corporate web site, to make it easier to find needed information.
Submitted by Aoife on Sun, 2004-04-04 15:50
Dame Aoife share links on the subject of medieval seals and signets.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-04-04 13:30
An new exhibit will be visiting the National Gallery in Washington D.C. "Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum" will on display from July 18, 2004 to February 6, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-04-04 11:05
Hrothgar aet Gytingbroce, Steward for Lochac's Rowany Festival, has posted numerous updates pertaining to the upcoming festival.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-03 14:30
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-03 11:15
Christian Science Monitor: The shadow of William Tell still looms large in Switzerland, both in the imaginations of its people and the tourists who visit the country.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-04-03 08:30
EADT: Channel 4's popular archaeological series "Time Team" excavated a 2nd century Roman villa at Castle Hill in Ipswich in April, 2003. The program will air on British television this week.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 22:15
Hrothgar has posted photos from Gulf Wars XIII online.
Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2004-04-02 20:12
Today, the Pentagon paying $700 for a toilet seat might be upsetting. However, Rome far outspent the Pentagon in its plan to destroy Carthage at the end of the 3rd Punic War.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 20:05
Lady Alvira reminds us that an army runs on its stomach in this inspiring report from Calontir's kitchen at the recent Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 14:49
Lady Alianora from the Kingdom of Calontir gives a waterbearer's-eye-view of a glorious battle at Gulf Wars XIII.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-04-02 14:42
The latest in the series of PBS programs about life in historical settings will find 28 "colonists" living and sharing experiences of life in 1628.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-04-01 21:19
Allegations are flying, and tempers are flaring, as the Board of Directors still has issued no statement on the incident. SCAtoday.net's Senior Anomaly Correspondent, Dexter Sinister, reveals this puzzling story.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-04-01 21:18
Legio Draconis, the Midrealm's unoffocial blog/newswire for the Arts Martial, has the scoop on a "report" by the Society Minister of A&S, Mistress Rowena.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 21:18
The Leif Ericson Society and the American Swedish Historical Museum will co-sponsor "The Viking Legacy: A Symposium About Viking History, Culture and Contributions to World Civilization" to be held in Philadelphia on Saturday, April 24th, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 20:50
The Soothsayers' Guild of the East Kingdom will have new leadership when Baroness Arwen Evaine ferch Rhys ap Gwynedd steps down after many years of service.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 18:48
More professional photographs from Calontir's Chieftains event are now available on photographer Don Adams's website.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-04-01 18:47
A man digging a fishpond in his back garden in Thornbury, South Gloucestershire, England, was amazed to find a treasure hoard of 20,000 4th century Roman coins.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-03-31 20:08
NY Times: The NY Times provides a detailed scholarly review of the exhibit "Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557)", currently displayed at the Metropolitan Museum of Art.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 19:59
Salisbury Journal: Representatives of the Avebury Society believe that the proposed tunnel under Stonehenge would cause visitors to overlook a major portion of the historic site.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 19:58
A fire at Greece's 12th century Serbian Orthodox Hilandariou Monastery destroyed parts of the monks living quarters but spared the monastery's collection of relics, manuscripts and icons.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-03-31 19:05
"Byzantium: Faith and Power (1261-1557)" will be on display at the Tisch Galleries of the Metropolitan Museum of Art through July 4, 2004.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-03-31 17:20
Mistress Chai'usun, who is in charge of this year's A&S class scheduling for Pennsic, is still seeking instructors to register for class sessions.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 17:06
Akron Beacon Journal: Shades of Buffy! Villagers in a remote area of Romania dug up the body of Toma Petre, one of their own, in an effort to keep him from becoming a vampire.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 05:14
Scotland Today: Archaeologists may deteremine that Dregnorn near Irvine is the oldest continuously-occupied village in Scotland.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-31 00:53
An anonymous Lochac source has posted the Top Ten Reasons to Join the SCA on the Lochac listserve.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-30 22:10
Raphe Cuthbert of the Shire of West Dragonshire has announced that photos from the recent Drachenwald Crown Tournament are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-30 22:09
Nature: Researchers have long wondered about deposits of fat or "Bog Butter" found in Scottish swamps. Now they believe they know what these are.
Submitted by nostrand on Tue, 2004-03-30 18:57
Solveig Throndardottir will be offering three week-long intensive workshops and three short classes at Pennsic this summer, focusing on Japanese culture, arts, and history.