Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-08-18 17:30
Rae L. Hadley, Editor, The Compleat Anachronist has announced that missing pages from Compleat Anachronist, #137: "Hygiene of the Middle Ages and Renaissance: Volume 2 - Domestic Arrangements" by Jeniffer Heise are scheduled to be mailed to subscribers.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2008-08-18 12:41
What happens when medieval living history meets a modern concept like YouTube™? SCA-video.com offers linked and locally-hosted video clips with an SCA-centric focus, ranging from serious and useful to outrageously funny.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-08-13 11:45
Herr Otto von Schwyz, Society Chronicler, has announced the winners of the A.S. 42 (2008) William Blackfox Awards. These awards are given for excellence in the fields of newsletter publication.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-08-09 07:16
Beverly Biehl of Frisco recently encountered the SCA when she attended her brother-in-law's SCA wedding where she was required to dress in garb. In an article for the Dallas Morning News, Beverly uses her SCA experience to look at the roles we play in life.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-07-23 06:46
A review by Steven Wells of the British online paper The Guardian looks at Quantum Hoops, a new documentary film by Benjamin Nugent that follows "a college basketball team composed of hyper-intelligent super-students, and their desperate attempt to win just one game and in so doing break an amazing 21-year losing streak."
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2008-07-22 19:08
Patrick Anderson, President of the SCA, Inc., has published a request for comments on a proposed change to the SCA's Corporate Policies.
Submitted by Tryggvy on Tue, 2008-07-22 15:25
Lion's Road Podcast is a weekly one hour long podcast covering all things SCA, from Kingdom news to events. This fast growing podcast hosted comes to you form the Kingdom of An Tir, The Barony of Three Mountains, but it embraces all the Kingdoms of the knowne world. The hosts are Baron Tryggvy and Master Sigismund, who use humor and fun while covering everything you need to know about life in the SCA and the History we all love.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-07-22 15:03
Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced that Tournaments Illuminated is seeking to fill the position of Advertising Representative.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-07-21 12:15
Ælflæd of Duckford has created a memory page for SCA members who would like to remember fellow SCAdians who have passed on.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2008-07-17 18:28
The Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) is seeking candidates for the position of Society Exchequer. This position reports to the SCA Treasurer who reports to the SCA Board of Directors.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-07-17 17:13
Come meet SCAtoday.net's Publisher Justin and Editor-in-Chief Milica for an hour-long Meet in Greet at Pennsic. Location:
Pennsic War (Slippery Rock, Pennsylvania)
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-07-10 13:02
Katla, Kingdom Houndmistress of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, has announced that the Known World Canine Meeting will be held at Pennsic on Tuesday August 5, 2008 from 2-4 pm.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-07-10 06:57
Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., relays information from Laurel and Wreath Sovereigns of Arms regarding use of laurel wreaths in heraldry.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-07-09 15:35
The Barony of Fenix and the Middle Kingdom are pleased to host the 2008 Known World Academy of the Rapier!
There will be classes for historical rapier combat, classes for SCA rapier combat, classes for A&S of interest to late-period personae, tournaments for all levels of skill and interest! There will be parties to meet and greet your fellow Courtiers. There will be a field trip to the Frazier Arms an Armory Museum - an official depository from the British Royal Armories.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-07-07 09:25
Once considered awkward and socially incompetent, nerds have become more acceptable, although not completely integrated into polite society. This is the premise of American Nerd, a new book by Benjamin Nugent, who includes gamers and SCA members in his list of nerds.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-07-03 13:47
Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has announced that Board of Directors is seeking applicants for the position of Society Marshal.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-07-03 08:32
The Board of Directors of the Soceity for Creative Anachronism is seeking comments on the current nominees for the Board.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-07-02 14:52
Patrick Anderson, President Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., is requesting comments on applicants for the position of Society Seneschal. Comments are requested by July 7, 2008.
Submitted by Aremis on Wed, 2008-07-02 13:11
One and all, I am not sure how to even begin this lol but I was an SCA member back in the early 90s in Midrealm. (Southwest Ohio) I was a member of Erslogenhold if I spelled it correctly, and I was just reaching out to see if anyone was still in contact from those days. I am working on joining the SCA again and wanted to see who was still around? Let me know
Aremis of Midre
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2008-06-24 13:38
The SCA Inc. seeks applicants for the position of Chief Technical Officer, for a three-year term beginning August 15, 2008. This is a part-time volunteer position requiring technical leadership and a commitment of approximately 10-15 hours per week plus availability for emergencies.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2008-06-19 14:00
Patrick Anderson, President of the SCA Inc., has published a follow-up announcement answering some of the questions that people have asked concerning the proposed change in waterbearing policy.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2008-06-19 12:00
Patrick Anderson, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., addresses the issue of official sanctioning of Waterbearers in the SCA. Comments from the populace are requested.
Submitted by Lady Carmela on Fri, 2008-06-13 10:07
Siege of Talonval IX: Fight in the Forest of Fables
Noon-Friday, June 27 to Noon-Sunday, June 29, 2008
Wheel Inn Campground - 240 Fogg Rd, Leslie, MI 49251
THIS IS NOW A REGIONAL WAR PRACTICE
US-127 between Lansing & Jackson: Barnes exit-east, to Meridian-right, Left on Fogg Rd.
The Shire of Talonval needs YOU! We are under siege and our damsels need rescued from the towers...
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2008-06-12 09:20
The SCA Board of Directors is seeking comments from the populace on the selection of future Directors.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2008-05-24 07:14
Sir Morgan of the Kingdom of Ansteorra has announced that he has created a new discussion list for motorcycle enthusiasts in that Kingdom. The SCA Heavy Cavalry is on Google Groups.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2008-05-23 09:32
Yang the Nauseating, modernly known as Robert Lynn Asprin, was a well-known science fiction and fantasy author. In the SCA, he was one of the early members and was the founder of the Great Dark Horde. Asprin, born in 1946, died peacefully on May 22 at his home.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-05-19 07:48
The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. has released the following announcement concerning the Crown of the Middle Kingdom.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2008-05-07 14:26
The Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum in Wausau, Wisconsin is going medieval this summer with a series of exhibits highlighting medieval armor and photographs of SCAdians by California photographer E.F. Kitchen. Keith Uhlig of the Wausau Daily Herald has the story.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2008-05-06 09:36
Lady Albreda Aylese of the East Kingdom issues a challenge to all members of the Society for Creative Anachronism to celebrate the Society upcoming 50th anniversary by creating or doing 50 A&S-related things.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2008-05-05 06:34
Toward a (More) Period Encampment, an article on the Dragonwing website, discusses how striving for a more period encampment can be a rewarding experience.