June 4th, 2004
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-06-04 11:10
Barcsi Janos, New Groups Coordinator for the Kingdom of Drachenwald, has announced the formation of the Incipient Shire of Heilig Drei Koenig in Cologne, Germany.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2004-06-04 11:10
North Kitsap Herald: Members of the Barony of Dragons Laire (Kitsap, WA) in the Kingdom of An Tir welcome local residents to join them at a Medieval Faire, according to North Kitsap "Herald" reporter Tiffany Royal.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-06-03 19:15
The Quarter: In an effort, noble but probably doomed to failure, to protect the moral fibre of the SCA, the College of Heralds has banned "The Quarter". Too bad, because the parody newsletter's latest issue has just been allowed to escape its cage.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2004-06-03 18:13
An unbelted-fighter tournament to benefit the Chirurgeonate and the Water Bearers' Guild will coincide with Ansteorra's 25th Anniversary party.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-06-03 16:33
The Columbian: Ashley M. Falk, a seventh-grader and SCA member from the Kingdom of An Tir, was fatally injured in an accident at a railroad bridge on Monday evening.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-03 16:04
Pratt Tribune: 16-year-old SCA member Karly Roberts is one of 10 teenage girls who might be named Miss Teen Kansas on June 12, 2004.
The Establishment and Demise of the Medieval Nordic Settlements on Greenland: The Role of Natural Climate Change
Submitted by JaneStockton on Thu, 2004-06-03 16:04
Comments on a site related to the study of global warming assert that Viking records suggest current global warming is not caused by greenhouse gases.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-03 15:52
Expatica: Six skeletons discovered in a garden in Maastricht, Netherlands, are much more modern than first believed and include the remains of a woman.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-06-03 01:53
National Geographic: A series of 40 narratives written in the 13th and 14th centuries tell of the Viking Age in Iceland and may have influenced Tolkien's "Lord of the Rings."
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-02 22:28
News Leader: The new Canton of Dun'Afton in Waynesboro, VA will play host to its first Crown Tournament June 5, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-02 18:52
Archaeologists excavating what they thought was a medieval hall were surprised to discover a neolithic building instead.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-06-02 18:51
Mirror: Troy is the hot film right now, but how does YOUR hero measure up to the Greeks? Find out in a quiz by the "Mirror's" Clare Goldwin.
Submitted by Saradwen on Wed, 2004-06-02 14:05
THL Saradwen Ariandalen provides a detailed account of Earl Sir Brannos O'Irongardail's victory for the honor of Countess Rebekah MacTiernan in the Midrealm Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-06-01 23:58
Fredericksburg Free Lance-Star: Kristin Davis, of the Fredericksburg "Free Lance-Star," describes a "Medieval Faire" demo held by the Incipient Canton of Sudentor at King George Middle School.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-06-01 23:31
The BoD named nine new members today, calling them "the Ring Wraiths of the Current Middle Ages".
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-06-01 20:00
The Board of Directors of the SCA recently released an updated list of nominees. Comments from populace members are being solicited on those who know and have worked with any of these individuals.
Submitted by iasmindecordoba on Tue, 2004-06-01 17:56
Mistress Iasmin de Cordoba, Baroness Roaring Wastes, shares memories - and photos - from the Middle Kingdom's May 30, 2004 Crown Tourney.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-05-31 22:27
Earl Brannos O'Irongardail, fighting for the honor of Countess Rebekah Mac Tiernan, has won the Middle Kingdom Crown Tournament.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-31 12:10
Discovery: According to a report from Jennifer Viegas of Discovery News, women's bare breasts were a common fashion statement in 17th century England.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-05-31 08:25
NewScientist.com: Archaeological excavations throughout Great Britain have unearthed and studied many human remains. Now they have received guidelines for reburial of bones discovered on digs.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-05-31 05:30
The Washington Early Music Society is pleased to present a new event this June for lovers of early music, dance and visual arts -- the inaugural Washington Early Music Festival.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2004-05-30 10:55
Ancanar is a Tolkien-inspired epic fantasy film. The Armoury section of the Ancanar website showcases the swords and armour forged for the film.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-05-29 12:05
"Coming of Age in Ancient Greece: Images of Childhood from the Classical Past" will be at the Cincinnati Art Museum through August 1, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-05-29 09:45
Nathan Duffield, a 10-year-old student from Milford Haven, England, has discovered a 600-year-old ring with a metal detector.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-28 19:05
Those who can't get enough of ancient times may want to sign up for the Scuola Gladiatori Roma, where they will learn Latin as well as gladiator skills.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-28 15:10
Ancient historians take note: Roman Days are here again and coming to Marietta Mansion in Glenn Dale, Maryland June 12-13, 2004!
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2004-05-28 13:50
There has been much discussion recently about the swearing of oaths in the SCA. This week, Dame Aoife shares her links on the subject.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-05-28 07:15
Photos from the recent Ragnarok event in the Kingdom of Ealdormere are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 20:45
MSN: "Lord of the Rings" author J.R.R. Tolkien's Oxford, England home is for sale for a paltry $2.7 million.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2004-05-27 19:40
Irg von der Ramsau shares photos taken at the recent Double Wars XVII event held in the Shire of Attemark in