Horsing Around Through History

Dame Aoife discusses horses in the Middle Ages and Renaissance in the latest edition of Aoife's Links.

Photos from Golden Seamstress Competition Online

Elynor Grey of the Barony of Cynnabar (Ann Arbor, MI), documented the recent Quest for the Golden Seamstress Competition. Her photo album is available online.

Life Lousy for the Roman Soldier

A new exhibit of items excavated outside Carlisle Castle near Hadrian's Wall demonstrates that Roman soldiers fought a different kind of foe - lice.

Anna's Crafts Link Page

Looking for a "how to" article which will help you complete that important project? It just might be here!

Fires Banned at Lochac's Rowany Festival

Hrothgar, Event Steward for Rowany Festival in the Kingdom of Lochac, has announced that no fires will be permitted at this year's festival.

Atenveldt A&S Collegium Court Report

Baroness Katherine of Cate Hall, Atenveldt Kingdom Scribe, reports on court proceedings at the recent Kingdom Arts and Sciences Collegium hosted by the Barony of Mons Tonitrus.

Amesbury's Bronze Age Archer

ARCHAEOLOGY: One of the richest Early Bronze Age burial sites was discovered near Amesbury, England, not far from Stonehenge.

Nottinghill Coill Baronial Birthday and Investiture Photos Online

Lidiya has posted photos from the tourney at the recent Nottinghill Coill Baronial Birthday and Investiture, which took place in the Kingdom of Atlantia.

"The Princess Bride" Quiz

Using only 8 questions, this quiz will tell you which character you most resemble from the movie.

The Aberdeen Bestiary

The digitized version of the Aberdeen Bestiary is part of the Special Libraries and Archives maintain by the University of Aberdeen, Scotland. Full-page images are presented, as well as details of the illuminations and other significant features. A translation of the Latin text is included.

Stefan's Florilegium Additions for April 2004

THL Stefan li Rous offers updates to "Stefan's Florilegium" for April.

Photos from East Kingdom University Online

Sebastiano has posted photos from the recent East Kingdom University, which was held in Havre des Glaces.

"Monster House" Goes Historical

Discovery Channel's hit series "Monster House" has been looking to history for inspiration in a number of its recent episodes.

New Exhibit on Ancient Mayan Art at the National Gallery of Art

"Courtly Art of the Ancient Maya," the first exhibition ever on this subject in the U.S., will be on display at the East Building of the National Gallery of Art in Washington, DC, through July 25, 2004.

Southron Gaard Demesne Online

Katherine Kerr of the Hermitage has announced that Southron Gaard's demesne is now online and ready to be visited by the populace.

Gode Cookery is on the Food Network

James Matterer & Tammy Crawford, from Gode Cookery.com, will be featured on two episodes of the cable Food Nework series, "The Secret Life of...."

Berek Von Langetal New Prince of Summits

Graf Berek von Langetal was victorious in the recent Coronet for the Principality of the Summits.

New Baronial Couple Chosen for Flaming Gryphon

Their Majesties of the Midrealm have announced that Nicholas of Wixlow and Soffya von Kulp will be the next Baron and Baroness of Flaming Gryphon.

Medieval Spear Seminar to Take Place in Outlands

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.

SCA Web Site Gets Facelift

The SCA Webfolk have reorganized the SCA's corporate web site, to make it easier to find needed information.

Seals and Signets

Dame Aoife share links on the subject of medieval seals and signets.

Islamic Art Comes to National Gallery in Washington D.C.

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.

Rowany Festival Updates

Hrothgar aet Gytingbroce, Steward for Lochac's Rowany Festival, has posted numerous updates pertaining to the upcoming festival.

Heritage Lottery Used to Help Restore Irish Castle

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Legend of William Tell Still Inspires Swiss and Tourists

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.

Channel 4's "Time Team" Excavate Roman Villa

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.

Gulf Wars Photos Online

Hrothgar has posted photos from Gulf Wars XIII online.

The Price of Vengeance: Roman Style

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.

Gulf Wars: The View from the Kitchen

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.

Gulf Wars XIII: Siridean's Breach: A Waterbearer's View

Lady Alianora from the Kingdom of Calontir gives a waterbearer's-eye-view of a glorious battle at Gulf Wars XIII.