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 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.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2006-05-14 13:33
Representatives from the SCA joined renaissance faire performers and other reenactment groups to perform for the public in southern Missippi, raising funds for several charitable programs.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-05-07 14:41
The Pacific University History Department, the Center for Women and Gender Equity and the Barony of Three Mountains hosted a Medieval Faire April 29, 2006 on the University's campus in Oregon.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2006-05-06 07:08
The Barony of Rivenoak, which includes Butte and Glenn counties in modern-day California, was the site of the Fool's Tourney in late April, and reporter Scott Jason from the Chico Enterprise-Record was there to chronicle the day's festivities.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-05-01 11:34
Great Falls, Montana resident David Macasaet recently attended the 10th Annual Kansas City Filmmakers' Jubilee where he screened his new short film Donuts at Night. Macaset also has a film about the SCA in the works.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2006-04-23 14:36
Fans of Asterix, the pint-sized warrior of ancient Gaul, will be glad to learn that the hero will be coming to the big screen in a UK£15M film by Danish director Stefan Fjeldmark.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2006-04-20 06:50
WALB-TV visited sixth-graders from Deerfield-Windsor School, taking part in a medieval festival in Albany, Georgia, which included an SCA demo.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2006-04-18 07:21
T.M. Fasano of the Greeley (Colorado) Tribune recently spent the day with students from Tori Fogg's class at Windsor Charter Academy and members of Greeley chapter of the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2006-04-17 08:01
The Kingdom of Meridies' Fools' War event drew some interest from the local media in the form of Macon (Georgia) Telegraph reporter Liz Fabian.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2006-04-11 20:57
What do Harry Potter, King Edward of England, and the Middle Kingdom all have in common? Elements of all three came together recently at Oxford, England, for a most exquisite feast.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2006-04-06 22:02
You never know where SCA references will pop up! This time it's on a comic website called Neo-Monster-Island.