Submitted by Aoife on Sun, 2004-03-14 17:59
Dame Aoife offers links for information and discussion on crossbows in this week's column.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-14 15:35
A conference to discuss the fate of the Thornborough Henge, which is threatened by sand and gravel quarries, will take place in late March in Northallerton, England.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-14 15:33
Novinite: A hoard of gold Republic-era coins dating to the 2nd century BCE has been discovered in the Lozyata Region of Bulgaria.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-14 00:25
Baroness Finola O'Clary, Fyrd Mom of Calontir, turned 70 last year, but celebrated the occasion at Coronation March 6, 2004.
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-03-13 19:15
Oswego Daily News: Columbia University has recently published "An Entertaining Tale of Quadrupeds: Translation and Commentary," originally written around 1370 during the decline of Byzantium.
Submitted by Catriona on Sat, 2004-03-13 15:02
Over the years Baron Steffan ap Kennydd of the East Kingdom has been collecting truisms concerning SCA dynamics. He has compiled them into a list of 101 he calls "Silverwing's Laws."
Submitted by Karen on Sat, 2004-03-13 03:08
The Sydney Morning Herald: For the first time in decades, the fourth panel of Botticelli's "The Story of Nastagio degli Onesti" series will be on public display, at the Palazzo Strozzi in Florence.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-03-12 15:01
Jenna of Southwind has written an extensive report on the March 6, 2004 Coronation of Their Majesties Siridean and Sile of Calontir. (Also don't miss Mighel's photos from the Kingdom's incredible Cope Project.)
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2004-03-12 15:01
The University of New Mexico's spring lecture series this year will explore the medieval history of the Russian culture.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-03-12 14:59
The Herald: The discovery of defensive pits known as lilia, which were lined with sharp stakes, along Scotland's Antonine Wall has given insight into Roman warfare on the Empire's borders.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2004-03-11 18:38
As a special bonus, Dame Aoife shares links that are most appropriate for spring. Her topic is medieval gardens, with an emphasis on herb and knot gardens.
Submitted by Catriona on Thu, 2004-03-11 13:08
Lord Alastair Aylward has created "[a] place to honor and remember, our brothers, sisters, partners and friend; who have passed on, in and with the Dream."
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2004-03-11 13:05
The runaway success of "The Lord of the Rings" at the Oscars has led to a revival of one of the oldest sports in the country.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-03-10 13:53
AP: Record of a baby girl named Diot Coke has been found in Britain's National Archives - from the year 1379.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2004-03-10 03:08
"The Uses of Art in Renaissance Italy" will be displayed at the David and Alfred Smart Museum of Art at the University of Chicago through August 22, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-09 23:16
Newsday: The removal of a tree led to the discovery of 280 medieval silver coins in a Swedish garden.
Submitted by nicolaa on Tue, 2004-03-09 20:10
Auguste Valizan was elevated to the Order of the Pelican by TRM Cennedi and Susanna at Winter War V, March 6, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-09 20:08
The Mummer's Guild of the Barony of Carolingia (Boston, MA) will present a production of Shakespeare's "King Lear" March 19-21, 2004 at the "Arts at Natick" theatre.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2004-03-09 04:21
SCAtoday.net staff members Iustinos Tekton and Milica of Varna offer a collaborative photo album from the "Masque of Courtly Love: Lucky Seven", which was also the creation of the Barony of Brendoken.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-03-09 00:04
On February 21, 2004, a new barony was created in the Middle Kingdom by His Majesty, Alasdair. Alexander of Hawkwood and Catriona nicHugh Mclaey were chosen as the barony's first Baron and Baroness.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2004-03-08 17:31
A serial novel, being published online through a publicly-available email list, follows the adventures of the entertainers at fictional Pendragon Renaissance Faire.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2004-03-08 17:30
Independent: A Roman coin discovered in a field near Oxford, England bears the likeness of Domitianus, a 3rd century C.E. Roman ruler who apparently ruled only long enough to mint coins.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2004-03-08 14:24
In an exciting final round, Sir Cosmo Craven, Sir Phelan and Sir Dietrich fought each other for the honor of crowning their Queen. In the end, Sir Cosmo became the Heir of Atenveldt and placed the coronet on Sir Ismenia's head.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-07 20:15
Charles Fleming has announced the winners of the 2004 Ymir Photo Challenge for photographs taken at the Tourney of Ymir in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-07 12:19
Friar Thomas has posted photos from the Barony of Ponte Alto's recent Baronial Investiture in the Kingdom of Atlantia.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2004-03-07 08:52
The Textile Museum in Washington, D.C. will be presenting Timeless Connections: Exploring Tapestry Weave April 16-August 1, 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-03-06 22:31
THLord Stefan li Rous has published additions to Stefan's Florilegium for March 2004.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2004-03-06 11:12
Duchess Elina Einarsdottir, Houndmistress of AEthelmearc, has announced that a new website for the Hound Coursing Guild of AEthelmearc is now online.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2004-03-06 08:45
Discovery News: In Tuscany, Italy, a sword thrust Excalibur-like into a stone is being studied in earnest by researchers.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2004-03-05 18:17
Beacon Journal: Recycled printer cartridges with a prayer thrown in for free courtesy of LaserMonks a business run out of Wisconsin's Cistercian Abbey of Our Lady of Spring Bank.