Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-19 03:29
A hoard of coins dating from 150 BCE was discovered recently near Maidstone, England by a couple using a metal detector.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2003-12-19 02:48
Here are the scheduled dates for the next year's SCA BoD meetings, courtesy of the SCA President, Meg Baron. Meetings are open to the populace.
Submitted by Gwynfor on Thu, 2003-12-18 16:12
The Kingdom of Lochac's November Crown Tourney was held in the Barony of Aneala. Gwynfor Lwyd shares his photo album of the event.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-12-18 16:09
Yehoshua ben Haym haYerushalmi, Seneschal of the new shire forming in Israel, is seeking help to train fencers in the shire.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-12-18 02:52
Gerhard Kendal of Westmoreland, Knight of the Society and Baron of the Lions Gate in AnTir, who died December 16, 2003, is remembered by his SCA family.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2003-12-17 16:12
A rare medieval horn was stolen from a resident of Atlantia. His friend in the Midrealm has published a letter describing the instrument, and seeking help in recovering it.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-12-17 15:06
A professor at the University of Wales, Aberystwyth, along with volunteers from around the world, will soon be canvassing film-goers for their responses to "Lord of the Rings: The Return of the King."
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-12-17 00:44
Learn British history the easy way with the BBC's "Monarchs & Leaders," an interactive website that covers the country's history from "the Angevins to the Windsors."
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-16 16:28
At the recent investiture, Sir Hugh and Lady Theresa became the new Baron and Baroness of Stormhold in the Kingdom of Lochac.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2003-12-16 16:06
Photos of the recent William Marshal Tourney and Feast, and several other recent Lochac events, are now available on the World Wide Web.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2003-12-16 05:41
Lords Caradoc de Tisbury, Nemet Arpad and Cernac of the Kingdom of Drachenwald have announced that Lord Robert d' Ardrieu will face three Free Scholars December 13, 2003.
Submitted by Sir_Bran on Tue, 2003-12-16 00:05
Monty Python member Terry Jones tackles the Middle Ages in "Terry Jones' Medieval Lives", a new series which debuts on The History Channel starting January 3.
Submitted by Gwynfor on Mon, 2003-12-15 16:44
Intelligence sources have alerted the rest of the Knowne Worlde to the latest covert efforts by Lochac agents to achieve world domination.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-14 16:10
The Cedar Rapids Museum of Art in Cedar Rapids, Iowa, has brought a little bit of the Roman Empire to their city by hosting Art in Roman Life: Villa To Grave, September 2003-August 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-14 13:15
The bones of a 1,200-year-old Viking Queen may help scientists solve the mystery of a ritual sacrifice.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2003-12-14 08:45
Have fun dressing mannequins with the BBC's "Dress the Men" and "Dress the Ladies" history game.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-13 19:30
This is Herefordshire: A gilded 10th century sword hilt became Britain's newest national treasure when it took up residency at the British Museum December 11, 2003.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2003-12-13 17:46
The dodecahedral gaming or fortune-telling die auctioned by Christies on December 11 brought a sale price much higher than estimated.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2003-12-13 15:05
ResearchBuzz: The Directory of Folklore and Mythology Electronic Texts offers a searchable database for those doing research in the field or looking for bardic inspiration.
Submitted by Catriona on Fri, 2003-12-12 18:28
New humor from the create your own Bayeux Tapestry web site: a medieval reality show.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2003-12-12 18:21
PR: Contessa Luciana Di Carlo, an SCA illuminator and modern-world professional artist, has sent a press release announcing formation of a new company, The Gylded Page.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-12 18:12
Experts are now suggesting that Europe's mini age age which began in the 14th century may have affected trees from which the world's most famous violins were made.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2003-12-12 15:30
Residents of the Kingdom of Calontir who live in the state of Missouri may design their personalized "Kingdom of Calontir" license plates online.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2003-12-12 15:27
Dame Aoife shares resources for Medieval Scandinavia, including some tasty Norse and Viking sites.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2003-12-11 23:52
A newly-released autobiography of the famous British comedy troupe chronicles their rise from obscurity to comedy classic and SCA favorite.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-12-11 16:51
"Lord of the Rings" director Peter Jackson now says that he would like to follow his successful trilogy by filming "The Hobbit," Tolkien's prequel, with some of the same cast.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2003-12-11 16:01
An arc of megaliths that were once part of the Avebury stone circle in Wiltshire, England, have been rediscovered.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-12-10 22:55
As many as 200 previously unknown verses attributed to the Greek playwright Menander have been re-discovered in a manuscript in the Vatican Library.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-12-10 17:54
Dame Arwen Lioncourt and Baroness Anderwyn na Sionan have announced that THL Volodar Ivanovic will be elevated to the Order of the Pelican at AnTir's upcoming Twelfth Night celebration.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2003-12-10 16:37
Robin Netherton, expert on medieval clothing, will lecture at Bryn Mawr College in Philadelphia, PA February 28, 2004.