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, 2005-09-29 21:05
Fans of the Asterix comic book series will be glad to know that the first book in four years will be released in October 2005. The Sky Falls On His Head is the 33rd book in the series, which features the escapades of the Gallic warrior with the yellow moustache.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-09-29 20:57
Erin Miller of the Wapakoneta Daily News interviews Sir Baldwin of Chelmsford, called Badger (Darren Meade) about his 20 year affiliation with the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-09-28 11:52
In an article for the Renaissance Store (Chivalry Sports), Mistress Ælfled of Duckford (Sandra Dodd) discusses "What Makes Normally Sane Adults Love the SCA So Much?"
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-09-27 15:58
BBC 4 Radio will present a narrative history of the British empire from the 12th century through the 20th. The program began September 26 and will run each day for six weeks.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-09-26 18:00
Lady Anne de Chevebois and Sir Geoffrey Fitzgalen, who have been in the SCA for over ten years, joined in medieval matrimony last weekend in the Shire of Anglespur, East Kingdom.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-09-21 18:35
The Nashua Telegraph reports from a renaissance fair sponsored by the Souhegan Valley Boys & Girls Club, and interviews members of the SCA at the fair.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-09-21 16:25
The Technician describes SCA activities at North Carolina State University.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2005-09-15 11:05
The Minot Daily News reports on an SCA-inspired siege engine demonstration that destroyed vegetables by the dozens to raise funds for the North Dakota Center for Persons with Disabilities.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2005-09-12 16:13
The Pittsburgh Tribune-Review learns about the SCA at a Renaissance Festival.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2005-09-12 14:52
The Morning News describes some of the SCA's relief efforts for Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by Karen on Mon, 2005-09-12 08:42
The Corvallis Gazette-Times visits a fighter practice and learns about the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-08-24 10:21
Director Sturla Gunnarsson will be attending the world premiere of Beowulf & Grendel, the latest film based on the Anglo-Saxon saga, at the Toronto Film Festival September 8-17, 2005.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2005-08-21 09:39
The Pittsburgh Post-Gazette covers the Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-08-09 12:50
Residents of the Midrealm were on hand to help celebrate Saints Peter and Paul Lutheran Church's 100th anniversary with period contests, archery and a depiction of Martin Luther by the church's pastor.
Submitted by Karen on Fri, 2005-08-05 10:12
Lee Adams of YES! Weekly describes SCA heavy weapons combat activities in the Canton of Hindscroft (Greensboro, North Carolina.)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-07-29 19:26
For only $10,000, YOU can own Kirk Douglas' gladiator armor from the movie Spartacus!
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2005-07-28 18:29
PBS has obtained the rights to air six new Monty Python specials, each showcasing a member of the British comedy troupe.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-07-27 20:10
"Arlecchino, Servant of Two Masters," a Piccolo Teatro di Milano production, will be touring the country this summer and fall, bringing laughs and mayhem to audiences unused to the theatrical form.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-07-27 13:21
The Standard-Journal reports from an SCA demo held at Herr Memorial Library.
Submitted by Heirusalem on Tue, 2005-07-26 15:24
In response to years of requests, The Pennsic Indpendent is publishing a premier issue on the first Saturday of War Week this year.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-24 18:58
"You don't grow old and you don't grow bored," said Lord BradBodad'aylward of the SCA at a recent library demo in Milton, Pennsylvania. Members helped bring the Middle Ages to children at the Herr Memorial Library's summer reading club festival.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-07-20 16:00
If they had had transporter beams and warp drives in the Middle Ages, they would have used them. And James Doohan would have been the Scotsman who squeezed 'em for every last drop of performance and then some. The man they called "Scotty" has left us today.
Submitted by Anonymous on Mon, 2005-07-18 12:47
Lord of the Rings Animated GIF--very funny! "One does not simply walk into Mortor..." "Mordor. It's Mordor with a 'D'."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-17 17:40
Editors of Heroic Age: A Journal of Early Medieval Northwestern Europe have announced the publication of Issue 8: Traders, Saints, and Pirates: The Sea in Early Medieval Northwestern Europe.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-07-06 12:12
The Globe Gazette reports from the lawn of the Mason City Public Library, where the Shire of Heraldshill held a demo.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-07-04 14:45
Remember the children's tale about a neighborhood meal built around a pot of boiling water and a rock? Chiffon Staebler of Knight Ridder Newspapers looks at modern versions of the story and SCA practioners of it as well as the geological consequences of boiling rocks.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2005-06-30 17:36
The Arkansas Democrat-Gazette reports on an SCA feast prepared by Paul Byers, known in the SCA as Baron Pavel Yosevich, and provides his recipes for a honey saffron tart, crusted roast, and spiced pine nut candy.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-06-29 14:12
The Black Hills Pioneer reports from an SCA event in Spearfish, South Dakota.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-06-27 11:17
Members of the shires of Silver Rylle and Owl's Reste in Pennsylvania gathered for an event recently, and Linda Espenshade was on hand to chronicle day's battles and to interview SCAdians about their hobby.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-06-13 11:23
An article in the Galveston Daily News about the Middle Earth museum exhibit also talks about how SCAdians often have more than a passing interest in the works of Tolkien.