Anything related to the mass media as a subject in and of itself, including relationships between the media and the living history community
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-08-04 07:49
For several days when Finland took over Presidency of the European Union, publishers of the EU website had decided to post the latest news — in Latin. At least one of the days' posts is still available.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-07-31 15:27
THLord Roger-Luc Besson of the Barony of the Southdowns in Meridies and Director of DragonCon is looking for reenactors to help promote the convention -- and the SCA -- for a morning broadcast of Fox5's Good Day Atlanta.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-07-26 17:41
In an article in Primitive Archer Magazine, Gene Langston looks at the Battle of Crecy and the Plantagenet influence on historical archery.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-07-26 09:24
The recent telecast of Queer Eye for the Straight Guy which featured a member of MSR's Kingdom of Acre has generated a great deal of discussion on the various lists. Richard Blackmoore shares some additional information about the setting for the feast featured during the program.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2006-07-25 07:58
The story you are now reading is the five thousandth article published on SCAtoday.net since its founding on August 2, 2002.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-07-22 15:01
A new documentary about Renaissance Faires and the people who love them is in production. A trailer for The Faire Life may be viewed online.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-07-22 11:42
Mistress Heirusalem, Publisher of the Pennsic Independent, has announced that once again subscriptions to Pennsic's on-site newspaper will be available online.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-07-21 19:06
Phiala of the Shire of Nithgaard (State College, Pennsylvania) reports that the group will be featured in an upcoming public radio spot as part of the "Sports that aren't football" series.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2006-07-20 18:27
Scott Farrell, two time King of Caid, has had some experience in ruling. Recently he put that experience to good use by taking on the role of King Arthur in the American Rose Theatre's production of Camelot. Patricia Morris Buckley of the North County Times (California) reports.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-07-18 14:07
Members of the Barony of Bjornsborg in San Antonio, Texas "sailed" into the Semmes Branch Library at Comanche Lookout Park on July 1, 2006. The local SCA group presented a demo for library patrons. Chuck McCollough of the San Antonio Express-News reports.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-07-18 09:09
John Groth of the Jackson County (Wisconsin) Chronicle learns about the SCA at Northshield's Warriors and Warlords. Groth interviews military veteran Marcus Virilus Germanicus (Mark Hoelscher) and others about life in the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-07-17 18:21
Thomas Munro of the Durango (Colorado) Herald visited Mancos Renaissance Faire, which while "full of the delightfully 'olde' fashioned, is also determinedly in the present. Refusing to take itself too seriously, it emphasizes good fun over self-important historical accuracy."
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-07-17 06:54
Josh HuseBy of the Cortez (Colorado) Journal stopped by the Mancos Renaissance Faire, a two-day event in Cottonwood Park, which showcased the talents of local reenactors and helped to raise money for the community's new library building.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2006-07-14 18:57
The San Angelo Standard Times spent the entire day at Ansteorran Coronation this weekend in the Shire of Trelac.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-07-14 09:10
Bravo TV's Fab Five, the Queer Eye for the Straight Guy guys, take on medieval re-enactor Eric Zseller in the July 18 episode of the series.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-07-11 07:53
Members of the Red Hat Hotties, a chapter of the Red Hat Society, surprised their new royalty recently by providing the ladies with real knights in the form of members of the Society for Creative Anachronism.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-07-10 23:44
In honor of Project Gutenberg's 35th anniversary, the 2006 World eBook Fair has made its online collections available free to the public through August 4, 2006.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-07-10 06:57
Our boy Geoffrey Chaucer is at it again! This time he interviews Paris Hilton on his blog.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2006-07-09 08:31
The Canton of Attilium, in the Barony of Windmasters Hill, Atlantia, helped the Cliffdale Library hold a very successful demo, and Jarel Loveless of the Fayetteville Observer was on hand to cover the story.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-07-08 19:10
Tina Forde, Business Editor for the Antelope Valley Press in Palmdale, California, takes a look at a local dance studio which combines modern life interests with the SCA through dance and the martial arts.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-07-08 12:19
Becky Orr of the Wyoming Tribune-Eagle learned about the passion of SCA members when she visited a demo during "Superday" in Lions Park in Cheyenne, Wyoming June 24, 2006. The demo was staged by members of the Shire of Windkeep.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-07-05 19:12
Gwen H. Jader of the Daily Herald Correspondent (Chicago, Illinois area), stepped back into the past at the recent Border Skirmish event, which was co-hosted by the Shire of Ravenslake in the Midrealm and the Barony of Caer Anterth Mawr in Northshield.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-07-03 19:12
The SCA as exercise? Why not? Scott McClure of the Russellville, Arkansas Courier caught members of the local group practicing some fighter moves.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-07-02 18:50
Ann Wallace of the Clarksville, Tennessee Leaf-Chronicle "walked with knights and damsels" as she paid a visit to a recent chapter fighter practice hosted by members of the Shire of Crimson River.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-06-29 20:00
The Kansas City Star has published a wonderful album of portraits taken at the recent Lilies War.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-06-29 13:43
Pathfinder, a new Viking adventure saga starring Karl Urban of Doom fame, is scheduled for worldwide release September 8, 2006. The film speculates on the Norse place in North American history.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-06-19 07:12
“This is really awesome,” said Tasmin Trautman, 12. “I like the forges, the ceremonies and the music. I will come back next year for sure.” Annie Tietje of the North Kitsap (Washington) Herald chronicles the activities at the recent Medieval Faire presented in Port Gamble by the Barony of Dragon’s Laire.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-06-18 09:04
This year Mongolia celebrates it's 800th anniversary. One of the events honoring the country's rich history is a rock opera about Mongolia's most famous citizen: Genghis Khan.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2006-06-15 08:02
The Hagerstown Morning Herald reports from Highland River Melees in the Barony of Highland Foorde.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-06-12 15:50
YouTube is currently hosting a video clip from a CBS News Sunday Morning program featuring the SCA.