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, 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.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-06-10 18:25
Producers of the film version of Dan Brown's bestselling novel The Da Vinci Code have hit another roadblock. Officials of London's Westminster Abbey have refused to allow the production crew to film there.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-06-10 12:01
Celeste Headlee of Detroit Public Radio reports on the Canadian rock group Barenaked Ladies' familiarity with the songs of William Shakespeare.
Submitted by Justin on Sun, 2005-06-05 22:58
This just in... The broadway production Spamalot, based on Monty Python and the Holy Grail has won the 2005 Tony Award for "Best Musical," as well as garnering other honors.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-06-04 08:15
Producer Ridley Scott's dream project Tristan and Isolde, starring James Franco, Sophia Myles, and Rufus Sewell, has been scheduled for release in February 2006.
Submitted by Anonymous on Thu, 2005-06-02 11:40
Memphians become lords, ladies, knights, and laurels by returning to the Middle Ages, says an article by Bianca Phillips of the Memphis Flyer, a weekly newspaper in Memphis, Tennessee, about the Barony of Grey Niche’s 30th anniversary.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2005-06-02 08:15
NY Times food critic Florence Fabricant reviews several NYC-area food and beverage establishments, including one where the proprietor is a SCAdian mead brewer named Magnus.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-05-27 20:21
David Bario of the Minneapolis Star Tribune writes about "culinary historians" in an article in the May 18, 2005 issue of the paper. In the article, he mentions Duke Cariadoc of the Bow (David Friedman) and the SCA.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2005-05-21 15:57
In the Barony of Caer Galen, students in Fruita Middle School were treated to a demo featuring everything from pirates to princesses.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-05-20 17:34
In Toole County, Montana (USA), the Incipient Shire of Windegate and friends treated the townsfolk to a day-long demo with fighting, crafts, and even a feast, says The Shelby Promoter.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-05-19 17:12
The Monastery, a new series airing on the BBC, challenges modern men to live the lives of medieval monks in the Benedictine Worth Abbey in Sussex, England.
Submitted by Karen on Thu, 2005-05-19 08:52
The Maneater describes activities at the Medieval Recreation Society of the University of Missouri at Columbia, and the Shire of Standing Stones.
Submitted by Karen on Wed, 2005-05-18 14:49
Eye Weekly describes Lord Mayor's Market Day in Eoforwic.
Submitted by Heirusalem on Tue, 2005-05-17 09:25
Responding to reader interest, the Pennsic Independent staff is exploring the possibility of publishing an issue on the first Saturday of War Week.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-05-17 09:03
The Danbury News-Times, a local paper in Connecticut, offers a retrospective from its headlines of 25 years ago — and one of the articles mentioned was a report on an SCA demo.
Submitted by nicolaa on Mon, 2005-05-16 08:15
A reporter and a photographer from Eye Weekly recently visited the Lord Mayor's Market Day in Toronto and filed a report about what she saw.