Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-07-19 15:05
Were medieval monks the jolly, chubby souls of popular fiction?
Submitted by arkell on Mon, 2004-07-19 10:09
Sadly, TRM Miguel and Conal of the Kingdom of Ansteorra made the Kingdom’s newest Court Baron in a ceremony fitting to the person receiving it, during the Kingdom’s XXV birthday party.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-19 10:07
Scotland Yard was on the job in London when they recovered a stash of rare antiquities stolen from Iraq in 1995.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-07-18 17:19
Michelin-starred chef Martin Blunos believes that modern diets should follow medieval culinary practices — including understanding the theories behind the four humours.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-18 12:40
Fernando reports that Their Majesties Siridean and Sile of the Kingdom of Calontir have offered Countess Lyriel de la Foret elevation to the Order of the Laurel.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-18 09:04
Shish, a London restaurant, is offering free DNA tests in an effort to identify descendents of Genghis Khan. Those whose DNA matches receive a free meal.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-17 14:22
Master Andrixos of the Kingdom of Calontir reports that Bryce de Byrum, OL, was knighted July 9, 2004 by the hands of Their Majesties of Atlantia.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-07-17 10:38
"Palace and Mosque: Islamic Art from the Victoria and Albert Museum," featuring over one hundred of the V&A's 10th-18th century works, will be on display at the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, through February 6, 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-07-17 07:17
Siena, Italy is the site of the Palio, the famous — or infamous — free-for-all, bareback horse race that brings the pomp and splendor of the Middle Ages alive each year.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-16 15:50
Archaeolgists in Burke County, North Carolina hope to discover a 16th century Spanish fort.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-07-16 11:27
Mistress Eleanor fitzPatrick has announced many updates to the Ealdormere Equestrian website including photos from the 2004 Ealdormere War Practice.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2004-07-15 18:45
An article from the Clinton News-Record about the SCA in the Shire of Lyndhaven (Woodstock, New Brunswick), mostly about member Owen Flewelling and SCA heavy weapons combat.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2004-07-15 14:45
Dame Aoife discusses modern peerage elevation ceremonies in her latest collection of annotated links.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-14 19:57
Jennifer has posted photos from the July 9-11, 2004 Pax Interruptus held at Thescorre in Phelps, NY.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-14 17:00
Want to help the Chirurgeons at Pennsic? Aine reports what sorts of donations are needed for Chirurgeon's Point and for the fund-raising auction.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-07-14 11:42
National Public Radio's Bob Mondello found the new film King Arthur lacking in charm.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-07-14 09:27
Siubhan inghean Alasdair, of the Barony of Stierbach in the Kingdom of Atlantia, shares a personal experience of how donated blood saved her life.
Submitted by JaneStockton on Tue, 2004-07-13 19:45
A newly-discovered secret crypt belonging to the once-powerful Medici family of Italy is expected to unravel many historical mysteries surrouding the family.
Submitted by Karen on Tue, 2004-07-13 17:48
Over five hundred mourners packed the First United Methodist Church in McKinney, Texas, to say farewell to Second Lieutenant Brian Smith, known in the SCA as Friedrich von Konigsburg.
Submitted by Aoife on Tue, 2004-07-13 12:14
This episode of the Links List is about Medieval Kitchens--not the food itself, but the place where it was prepared.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2004-07-13 12:12
Lady Katerina da Brescia, Lochac Arts & Sciences Minister, has announced the results of the recent Kingdom A&S Competition.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-12 22:29
Archaeologists have made an important discovery in Essex, England: a large Roman road connecting Essex and London and a whole new Roman town.
Submitted by eirik on Mon, 2004-07-12 18:52
Eirik Andersen's photos from Ealdormere War Practice VI are available on the TwoRavens.org web site.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-07-12 11:12
Owen en Deredere has posted photos from Nibelungenkrieg VIII which took place July 2-6, 2004 in Euskirchen, Germany.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2004-07-12 08:25
The article in The Tennesseean suggests that these fourteen "things you didn't know about King Arthur" will be surprises, but they may not have planned for SCAdian readers.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-11 19:47
Be very quiet! Florida State professor of anthropology Cheryl Ward is hunting pirates! Roman pirates!
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2004-07-11 15:33
A documentary, airing on Wednesday, July 21, on PBS, examines Zheng He, a legendary Chinese admiral, and the spectacular Ming fleet of treasure junks he commanded in the early 15th century
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-11 12:20
A huge haul of Ming porcelain has been recovered from a shipwrecked Portuguese ship in waters off the coast of Malaysia.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-07-11 08:39
Pennsic-bound travelers using the turnpike will want to budget for an increase in tolls.
Submitted by nicolaa on Sat, 2004-07-10 18:24
His Highness, Prince Malik was placed on vigil for the Order of the Chivalry by TRM Berus and Marion at Ealdormere War Practice. Baroness Adrielle Kerrec was also placed on vigil for the Order of the Laurel for excellence in 14th century costume.