October 18th, 2002
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-10-18 16:56
Submissions for the Louis L. Martz Essay Prize in Renaissance Studies are now being taken. The winner will receive a $1,000 award and a chance to present at an international conference.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-10-18 16:55
On June 20, 21 and 22, 2003, the Marche of Three Towers in Mansfield, Ohio will host its third annual "Encampment at the Castle."
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-17 19:52
Dennis King offers Irish Gaelic sources online at his website, and one of the most creative aspects of the site is its Gaelic Curse Engine.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-17 19:51
Lady Meliora Leuedai de Ardescote, former Deputy for Demos of the Barony of Roaring Wastes (Metro-Detroit) has put together a website for materials and ideas for handling demos in the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-17 16:54
Mistress Jenna of SouthWind writes in splendid detail of the Coronation of the new King and Queen of Calontir on October 12. (Republished by blanket permission from the author.)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-17 16:39
Fordham Unviersity's Center for Medieval Studies offers educators a wealth of information on the Middle Ages.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-17 16:38
A draft for the proposed Siege Weapons Rules for the Kingdom of Ealdormere is now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-17 16:38
New photos taken at Great Western War 6 are now available on the Caid Kingdom website.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-17 16:36
The Medieval Times reports that Sir Conor Weisszhan has won Crown Tournament in the West Kingdom
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-10-16 16:34
In June, the Bodleian Library of Oxford University purchased the "Book of Strange Arts and Visual Delights", an Arabic manuscript from the late 12th or early 13th century.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-15 18:05
Hoping to improve student performance in American schools, some teachers are turning to an ancient discipline: Latin.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-15 18:04
Oberlin College in Ohio will host "Pages from the Past: An Exhibition of Medieval and Renaissance Books" through November 8, 2002.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-15 16:07
His Lordship Rory has graciously posted photographs from Calontir's recent Coronation.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-15 16:06
There will be an exhibit and sale of manuscripts from the twelfth to nineteenth centuries at Hordern House in Sydney, Australia, November 5-15, 2002 from 9:00 am-5:00 pm (closed Sunday).
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-15 16:05
Dermatologist Dr. Jerome Litt of University Hospitals has determined that duct tape can heal warts in children.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2002-10-14 15:20
The Crown of Aethelmearc announced that Serf & Turf IV, which was to be held October 19, 2002, has been cancelled.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-10-11 14:21
Scientists in Wales are studying the 13th century Red Book of Hergest, a work compiled by a dynasty of physicians from Myddfai, in hopes of finding new drugs.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-10-11 13:46
A Roman plaque inscribed with the word "Londiniensium" was discovered October 11 in an archaeological dig in London. Scientists suspect that it is the oldest plaque yet discovered that bears reference to the city's Roman name.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-10-11 12:30
Over the past few years, a group of dedicated professors in the north of England have been working to make information on the York Mystery Cycle, 15th and 16th century plays, available to scholars.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2002-10-11 11:15
Her Majesty Elspeth, Queen of the Kingdom of Lochac has announced the next four kingdom events.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-10 13:54
Residents of Three Rivers in Calontir announce the birth of their newest subject. He is Miles Bernard Newman, son of Sheleigh M'Lanagan and Tassilo d'Auxerre. And in AEthelmearc, Nathan James Fox, son of Dona Elisa and Master Ivan ap Myrddin, was born. Congratulations to both families!
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2002-10-10 13:30
Their Excellencies Corin and Kerdiwen, Baron and Baroness of Rowany in Lochac, extend an invitation to attend the Barony of Rowany Yule Feast, December 7, 2002 in Croydon.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-10-09 15:06
THLord Stefan li Rous has announced the articles that have been added to Stefan's Florilegium for October 2002.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-10-09 14:35
Lord Tigernach Mag Shamhrain and Lady Failenn de Cearsaigh, autocrats for Serf and Turf in AEthelmearc would like to announce that the site has moved.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-10-09 11:05
A source for primary documentation is available online for scholars who want to view documents in their original form. EuroDocs has links to medieval and renaissance documents from most western European counties.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-10-09 10:41
The University of New Mexico will present Gawain and the Green Knight October 16-26 at Theatre X.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2002-10-09 10:28
Dolforwyn Castle in Newtown, Powys, has finally been unearthed after nineteen years of excavation.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-08 12:33
The Middle Kingdom Heraldic and Scribal Symposium will take place November 2, 2002 at the University of Dayton (Barony of Flaming Gryphon).
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-08 11:49
Their Majesties Tarrach and Fina of the Middle Kingdom invite musicians to play Processional and Recessional pieces at Their Courts.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2002-10-08 11:33
From February 21-23, 2003, gentles of the Isles and elsewhere will be able to learn the art of defense from Don Christian Jerome Dore and Baroness Claire Shahan of Ansteorra.