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 Tue, 2006-07-11 06:53
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 22:44
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 05:57
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 07:31
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 18:10
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 11:19
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 18:12
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 18:12
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 17:50
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 19:00
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 12:43
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 06:12
“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 08:04
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 07:02
The Hagerstown Morning Herald reports from Highland River Melees in the Barony of Highland Foorde.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-06-12 14:50
YouTube is currently hosting a video clip from a CBS News Sunday Morning program featuring the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-06-12 08:13
Annie Tietje of the North Kitsap Herald learned about the SCA at a recent demo conducted by the local group in Port Gamble, Washington.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-06-11 07:06
Dan Brown is not a popular name at Rosslyn Chapel in Scotland. The fame — or notoriety — of Brown's Da Vinci Code has led some to try to breach the chapel's secret vaults.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-06-09 06:14
Pat Newcomb of the Huntsville (Alabama) Times reviews Stone Middle School's "Big Mac," a condensed version of Shakespeare's Macbeth.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-06-04 21:27
The Bunbury Mail in Bunbury, Western Australia, offers readers the chance to learn about the Middle Ages by joining the recently-created SCA group.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-06-04 18:09
Ben Tracy of Minneapolis' WCCO reports on the "secret code" contained in the famous Kensington Runestone. The stone, discovered 100 years ago near Alexandria, Minnesota, bears a carved inscription dating to 1362.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-05-31 08:32
The SCA received a brief mention in the online version of Ripley's Believe it or Not for May 29, 2006.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-05-30 06:25
We know Russell Crowe can sing rock music, but how would he measure up in a musical version of Ridley Scott's Gladiator?
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-05-25 15:08
A photo taken at the recent War College near Jefferson City, Missouri was featured in the Columbia Daily Tribune.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-05-25 10:14
The Food Network has requested groups planning Iron Chef competitions to contact them. In some cases, the network has sent film crews to tape the event.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2006-05-24 06:02
Rock musician Sting, known for his wide range of interests, will release an album of John Dowland's lute music sometime in the fall of 2006.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2006-05-21 23:06
Jenn Buck, a student of Journalism at the University of California -- Berkeley, shares the results of a class project in which she did an investigative/human interest report of the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-05-21 15:00
Terrell Cotterell of the Shelby, Montana Promoter got a taste of the Middle Ages when he attended Mid-May Festival in Shelby's City Park with SCA members from the Shire of Windegate.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2006-05-20 08:12
Maggie Maguire of the Siskiyou Daily News reports on the ongoing controversy over an SCA event which will take place June 30-July 3, 2006 at Greenhorn Park.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2006-05-19 07:23
Art teacher Mary Anne Haines knows kids love knights and castles. That's why Warm Springs Middle School in Berkeley Springs, West Virginia hosts a medieval faire each year complete with an entire town created by the students.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2006-05-15 16:34
Two SCA members who also cross over into 18th century fencing reenactment in the New World were among those who entertained and educated the public at the Pottstown, Pennsylvania May Day Festival. The Pottstown Mercury has the story, courtesy of Evan Brandt.