Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2005-08-27 13:13
Dr. Mallory Wober, a linguist who studies how and why people mispronounce names, says that names like "Moog" (pronounced like "mohg") are mangled badly enough -- to say nothing of Middle English names like "AElflaed".
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-08-25 06:57
An interest group has been formed in support of SCA members worldwide serving in the armed forces.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2005-08-24 00:39
This is a message board for members of the SCA to discuss topics about the SCA. It's free for all to join.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-07-30 12:40
"An Inquisitive Monkey in West Kingdom Court: Things To Do At Your First Event" is an homage to the Curious George series of children's books, and a newcomers' guide to the SCA, all in one.
Submitted by LiamStLiam on Sat, 2005-07-30 11:32
Countess Svava Thorgeirsdottir invites all Ladies of the Rose of the Known World to attend a Pennsic Rose Tourney to be held Monday August 15, 2005 at 4:00 p.m.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-07-26 10:48
Viscountess Gwyneth Felton, mka Linda Moore, the new President of the SCA, has released her report from the Board of Directors meeting held July 16, 2005.
Submitted by Karen on Sun, 2005-07-24 15:39
From the Office of the Society Minister for Arts and Sciences comes a proposal to "to create a place in the SCA where the study, teaching, and (controlled) demonstration of historical combat techniques and practices have a home society-wide."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-24 09:38
Magistra Nicolaa de Bracton, Society Chronicler, has announced that there will be a Known World Chroniclers' Meeting at this year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2005-07-22 09:25
Maestra Margherita Alessia, known as Ghita (Susan Earley), the Society Exchequer explains how and why exchequers are cool.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-07-20 14:43
The Known World Rattan Symposium will be held in the Shire of Dun Ard (Atchison Kansas), Kingdom of Calontir, on Columbus Day Weekend Oct 7, 8, 9, 10. We have classes, keynote speakers, and roundtable discussions lined up for Saturday and Sunday.....Monday is open for any personal training or other activities as you see fit.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-07-18 10:40
Take a break from the Pre-Pennsic Project and Packing Pandemonium™ to visit a few of Aoife's links about — what else? — Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2005-07-10 11:51
Master Adam Stedefast, Deputy Society Seneschal, has announced that he will be creating a database to track charitable activity within the SCA. The deadline to report is July 31, 2005.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2005-06-24 00:04
Diomedes Sebastianus provides a clearing house for information about the SCA, especially newcomers and those interested in finding out what the Society has to offer.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-06-11 15:22
SCA President Meg Baron has announced that the SCA is seeking a few good gentles to serve on the SCA Grand Council.
Submitted by freiman on Wed, 2005-06-08 15:10
An SCA member in Drachenwald (Europe) has announced his intention to fight one thousand fights at Pennsic War this year to help the Žirafka Orphanage in the Czech Republic. He has named this "The Fight for Kids Challenge".
Submitted by Aoife on Mon, 2005-06-06 14:02
It has been said that a fighter's armor is a project that is never really done. Dame Aoife this week offers helpful links to make new armorers get started, and to help experienced warriors keep improving their armouring skill.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-05-23 10:22
Help! Our shire has 14 demos! Dame Aoife, Children's Officer and former librarian, offers suggestions for handling demos for libraries during this summer's "Dragons, Dreams and Daring Deeds" reading club program.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-05-10 15:54
In honor of the SCA's upcoming fortieth anniversary, the Middle Kingdom Historian is sponsoring the First Annual SCA History Night at Pennsic XXXIV.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2005-05-07 16:20
THL Stefan li Rous has posted updates to Stefan's Florilegium for May 2005.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-05-02 11:49
Just a reminder to everyone: The SCA turned another year older on May 1, 2005. Please change your dates to reflect that we are now in A.S. 40.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-04-29 17:03
Mike Bollow has announced that Reenactor Fest, the first national convention for historical reenactors, will take place February 3-5, 2006 in Chicago, Illinois.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-04-28 12:09
I am thrilled to announce that Reenactor Fest, the first EVER national convention for historical reenactors and military history enthusiasts is OFFICIALLY ON! The date is February 3-5, 2006 at the Sheraton Chicago Northwest in Arlington Park, IL.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2005-04-28 08:05
The Knights Next Door: Everyday People Living Middle Ages Dreams, a book by Patrick O'Donnell, looks at life in the Society for Creative Anachronism.
Submitted by Anonymous on Wed, 2005-04-27 20:02
Work on the Pennsic fort has been rescheduled to May 7, 2005.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-04-27 13:47
Micel Folcland, the Wisconsin-Illinois-Indiana wic of Regia Anglorum North America, is pleased to announce that it will be sponsoring its first Living History Exhibition (LHE) at Jubilee Old English Fair near Brimfield, Illinois, on the weekend of 17-19 June, 2005.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-04-27 09:28
Micel Folcland, the Wisconsin-Illinois-Indiana wic of Regia Anglorum North America, is pleased to announce that it will be sponsoring its first Living History Exhibition (LHE) at Jubilee Old English Fair near Brimfield, Illinois, on the weekend of 17-19 June, 2005. The LHE will be in the SCA camp, and public hours--the times when it will be as accurate as possible--will be announced later but will not conflict with other activities on or below the hill.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-04-26 10:03
Meg Baron, President of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc., has released the President's Report for the April 16 meeting of the Board of Directors.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2005-04-25 11:05
For the first time in the organization's history, jousting is now a legal form of equestrian combat in the Society for Creative Anachronism.
Submitted by Aoife on Fri, 2005-04-15 08:48
Whether you are new to the SCA, or have new friends who've just joined the living history community, you are sure to find something of interest in this week's installment of Aoife's Links.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-04-12 19:15
Mistress Ghita, the Society Exchequer, a.k.a. "The Mistress of Budgetary Pain", was a bit late sending us her April 1 report — but in the spirit of "better late than never", we've decided to cut her some slack and share it with you anyway.