Kingdoms and other branches of 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.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 18:57
The Board of Directors of the SCA will meet Saturday April 16, 2005 in the Barony of Skraeling Althing (Ealdormere)
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2005-04-11 10:10
The Barony of Skraeling Althing, Canton of Caldrithig, is proud to be hosting the April 16, 2005 Meeting of the SCA Board of Directors.
Submitted by Justin on Sat, 2005-04-02 11:45
Remember that article we published on April 1 about the Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) request being "stalled" by the Society Seneschal? The document has at last been declassified, by executive decree.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-04-01 15:26
According to unconfirmed reports, the Autocrats of the proposed "Iron Peer" event are under consideration for special sanctions, possibly including what one source describes as "level four banishment".
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-04-01 13:50
In spite of a diplomatic and properly-filed request under the U.S. Freedom of Information Act (FOIA), the Society Seneschal denies journalists access to matters of public record.
Submitted by Anonymous on Fri, 2005-04-01 10:27
Rumour has it that as of noon today, Trimaris will secede from the SCA, and form its own medieval recreation group: The Society for Compulsive Actions (Florida).
Submitted by nicolaa on Fri, 2005-03-25 07:10
A new Yahoo! Groups discussion list has been started to investigate the issues surrounding the possible formation of a Canadian SCA Corporation.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sun, 2005-03-20 17:51
A new email list focuses on the Strategy and Tactics of SCA Combat as well as ancient and medieval research sources.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2005-03-15 11:12
THL Aryanhwy merch Catmael is seeking information from the various kingdoms regarding the elevation of peers from apprentices and proteges.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2005-03-10 18:15
The Guild Fanucci is "a fellowship of playful mischief-makers dedicated to bardic and theatrical arts, and having fun." This household, led by Master Aaron faheud Swiftrunner, was originally known as House Teafort when founded in AS XIII.
Submitted by Justin on Tue, 2005-03-08 12:01
Underachiever Films has just released Estrella XX (A Beautiful War), a feature-length documentary about the SCA. The documentary was filmed on location at Estrella XX, held in Atenveldt in February 2004.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-03-05 05:46
Underachiever Films is the production company offering Estrella XX (A Beautiful War). The feature-length documentary was created as an introduction to the SCA and features 45 minutes of armoured combat footage as well as interviews with SCA folk.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-03-02 15:18
Feeling Hellenic today? A new email discussion list created by Kurios (Lord) Charismos of Lacedaemon is all about Greek (Hellenic) history and persona development.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2005-02-23 09:39
Please allow us to extend the hospitality of the Outlands to heralds and scribes everywhere. Join us this July for the Known World Heraldic and Scribal Symposium.
Submitted by Justin on Fri, 2005-02-04 23:30
Meg Baron, President of the SCA, says one of her recent request-for-comments messages has generated some confusion. Accordingly, she has issued an update and clarification letter.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2005-02-04 19:27
Just pull the string and hear them say "What time does fighting begin?" or "Stop looking at HER and pay attention to ME!" It's SCA Barbie & Ken!
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2005-02-03 14:42
Meg Baron, SCA President, reports that the Board of Directors is seeking comments on a proposed Corpora change involving combat authorizations for minors.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-02-02 10:02
The SCA Board of Directors is currently accepting applications for the position of Executive Assistant to the Board of Directors of the SCA Inc. This is a paid position requiring approximately 10-20 hours per week.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2005-02-02 08:15
Meg Baron, President of the SCA, Inc., has posted her President's Report for the most recent Board meeting and Board two recent conference calls.
Submitted by Aoife on Thu, 2005-01-27 06:55
This week's Aoife's Links is all about kids and the SCA — how to dress them, how to have fun while parenting them in the SCA, what there is for them to do at events, how they can participate in your SCA life, and how to contact the children's officer nearest you.
Submitted by Anonymous on Tue, 2005-01-18 20:00
The Guild of Withie and Woolmongers is dedicated to employing, learning and teaching textile arts as they were practiced prior to 1700. For the purpose of the guild, textile arts include but are not limited to spinning, natural dying, weaving, knitting, embroidery (as well as other forms of embellishment), and basketry.
Submitted by Anonymous on Sat, 2005-01-08 12:26
Sir Blackhand prints the SCA Kingdoms' devices on window stickers. Each Kingdom and a generic SCA sticker are available, as is the "Take Courage" tennis ball crossbow for use in SCA combat archery as done in the Kingdom of An Tir.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-12-15 16:47
The Hunt Guild was chartered by Their Majesties of An Tir, but membership is open to anyone world-wide with an interest in period hunting, fishing, and falconry.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-12-15 12:45
Jehan l'Utile de Bretagne, Seneschal, Shire of Drachentor in the Kingdom of Atlantia, recently tabulated an unofficial breakdown of SCA groups in the Known World.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2004-12-14 13:39
Sheik Omar Mohammud Mirzazadeh, Editor of Tournaments Illuminated, is currently accepting articles for a special 40th anniversary issue of the magazine.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2004-12-08 17:48
Do you have something you don't want or need any more, and would like to give free to another medievalist as an alternative to throwing it away? This new YahooGroups list can help.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-12-08 16:00
The Known World Players will are seeking actors and volunteers for a presentation of Macbeth at next year's Pennsic War.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2004-12-08 13:26
Several SCA kingdoms are participating in a project to knit or crochet bandages for people suffering from leprosy.