Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism

Lochac to Keep Non-Contact Fighter Category

Lochac will keep its non-contact fighters with some adjustments under a new agreement reached between Society Earl Marshal (SEM) Duke Hrothgar Monomakh and Lochac Kingdom Earl Marshal (KEM) Sir Gregory of Loch Swan.

Fiat Lux campaign urges SCA to reinstate non-contact combat roles

In Lochac, a web-based public action campaign has been launched to preserve non-contact combatant in the SCA, after a new edition of the SCA Marshal's Handbook began requiring standard heavy-combat armour for siege crews and combat archers society-wide.

Camera Lucida

A combination of blog and aggregator site run by Ze'ev ben 'Arye, a SCAdian musician.

New Position: Liaison for International Affairs

Jason WIlliams, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the SCA, Inc., has announced that the Society is seeking to fill the position of Liaison for International Affairs.

Regarding the Society Chirurgeon's office

In response to some questions and concerns that have been raised, the Board of Directors and the Society Chirurgeon wish to state that the announcement for the replacement position of the Society Chirurgeon is in no way related to the events of this year's Pennsic.

SCA Board of Directors Meeting

Strong honorable knights locked in armored combat. Beautiful ladies in soft flowing gowns. Amazing craftwork. Delicious feasts. The very best of the Middle Ages. At least that's what you thought.....

The Barony of Grey Niche invites you to attend the Third Quarter Meeting of the Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc.

Saturday, October 21, 2006 beginning at 9:00 AM. Location:
Barony of Grey Niche (Memphis, Tennessee)

Position Available: Society Chirurgeon

The SCA's Board of Directors is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Chirurgeon. This is an unpaid position requiring approximately 5 -15 hours per week.

Position Available: Society Equestrian Marshal

The Marshal of the Society is currently accepting applications for the position of Society Equestrian Marshal. This is an unpaid deputy position, reporting to the Marshal of the Society, requiring approximately 10 hours per week.

Site Created for Vintage SCA Photos

Folo Watkins has created a Flickr website to post vintage SCA photos (pre-1986). Those with photos from this era are invited to contribute.

New Society Marshal's Handbook Online

A new, downloadable version of the Society Marshal's Handbook is now available on the SCA, Inc. website.

William Blackfox Award Winners Announced

SCA Society Chronicler Mistress Nicolaa de Bracton announced the winners of the William Blackfox Awards for excellence in newsletter publication at Pennsic 35.

Teachers Sought for Known World Costume Symposium

Baroness Eithni ingen Talorgain is looking for instructors for the upcoming Known World Costuming Symposium which takes place November 26, 2006 in the Barony of Jararvellir (Madison, Wisconsin).

SCA on-line encyclopedia boasts 3,593 articles

Cunnan, a Wiki-style encyclopedia, now has almost 3600 articles available and more are added daily. First put on-line in 2003, Cunnan offers "information for re-enactors of the Middle Ages and Renaissance with a heavy slant towards members of the SCA."

Proposed Change to Corpora Regarding Administrative Suspension of Participation

Patrick Anderson, Interim President, SCA Inc., is seeking comments regarding a proposed amendment of Corpora dealing with the Administrative Suspension of Membership.

Known World Costuming Symposium

The Kingdom of Northshield and the Barony of Jararvellir are proud to host the 2006 Knowne World Costuming Symposium in Madison, Wisconsin.

Edgewood College
1000 Edgewood College Drive
Madison, Wisconsin

Friday 4:00pm-9:00pm
Saturday 9:00am-9:00pm
Sunday 9:00am-1:00pm Location:
Barony of Jararvellir (Madison, Wisconsin)

Darwin Awards Author at Pennsic

Wendy Northcutt, author of the Darwin Award books, attended Pennsic 35 and collected a few SCA stories for future volumes.

Antarctica Officially Part of Lochac

According to the official SCA geography page, "parts of Antarctica" are now officially part of the Kingdom of Lochac.

Pennsic 35 Chirurgeon Activities

Jason Williams, Chairman, SCA Inc., has published this official announcement concerning Chirurgeonate activities at Pennsic 35.

Known World Academy of the Rapier

The Kingdom of Caid and the Barony of Lyondemere are proud to host the Known World Academy of the Rapier Sept 8-10, 2006 at the Los Angeles Airport Marriot in Los Angeles, California.

Event Pre-registration is now open!

The Deadline for Event Pre-Registration is August 18, 2006. This is also the cutoff for the group booking hotel rate, after that BOTH prices go up. Pre-Reg TODAY, before Pennsic, otherwise you may miss it! Location:
Barony of Lyondemere (Los Angeles, California)

Proposed Change to Corpora VI.D: Marshal of the Society

The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., is seeking comments regarding proposed changes to the position of Marshal of the Society.

Proposed Change to By-Laws VI.L: Board of Directors/Committees

The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. is seeking comments on proposed changes to regulations governing Board Committees.

SCA History Night to be Held at Pennsic 35

The Pennsic Independent reports that an exhibition on the history of the SCA will be displayed at Pennsic War 35.

President's Report from the July 15, 2006 Board Meeting

Patrick Anderson (Gabriel andvaka Kjotvason), Interim President for the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has posted a report on the SCA Board of Directors meeting held in Indianapolis, Indiana in July 15, 2006.

BoD petitioned to ban non-resident SCA royalty

A request has recently been sent to the Board of Directors to prohibit nonresident kings and queens in the SCA.

Calling all Confectioners and Subtlety Creators

The SCA Subtleties list is nearing its 2 year anniversary and now has over 200 members. If you're interested in researching and creating subtleties and illusion foods, but don't know where to start, this is a good introduction.

The SCA Subtleties e-list

This list is a forum for (but not restricted to) SCA members dedicated to the research and recreation of subtleties (also refferred to as sotelties, soltelties, etc.), entremets and illusion foods within SCA timeframe. We study documented recipes and examples of this food art from the Roman, Medieval and Renaissance sources as well as sharing our attempts at recreating our own versions. This is an exiting element of period cooking that is all too often overlooked.

Deadline Extended for Application for Compleat Anachronist Editor

Jason Williams, Chariman of the Board of Directors of the SCA, Inc. has announced that the deadline for applications for editor of the Compleat Anachronist has been extended.

Position Available: President of the SCA Inc. Deadline Extended

Jason Williams, Chairman of the Board of Directors of the SCA Inc., has announced that the deadline for applications for the position of President of the SCA, Inc. has been extended.

Positions Available: Editor & Art Director, Tournaments Illuminated

Jason Williams, Chairman of the Board, SCA, Inc., has announced that application deadlines for Editor and Art Director for Tournaments Illuminated have been extended.

Ansteorran Coronation Covered in the San Angelo Standard Times

The San Angelo Standard Times spent the entire day at Ansteorran Coronation this weekend in the Shire of Trelac.