Kingdoms and other branches of the Society for Creative Anachronism
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2010-11-01 14:21
Photographer and author E.F. Kitchen, who recently released Suburban Knights: A Return to the Middle Ages, has been chosen as the third artist to exhibit at the newly formed Central California Museum of Art. She spoke to reporter Joe Johnston of the San Luis Obispo Tribune.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2010-10-23 11:06
Tom Hughes, President, SCA, Inc. and Franchesca Havas, CTO-PM, SCA, Inc., have announced changes to the Society's email system.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-10-22 19:31
The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism is considering the addition of two new tiers of membership. Comments are requested.
Submitted by Gunter on Thu, 2010-10-21 14:08
SCA-101 is a one-stop resource for all topics relevant to the SCA and modern re-enactment. This database of user-submitted articles and reading recommendations makes research a breeze.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2010-10-13 11:36
Photographer E.F. Kitchen wanted to find "people who make or collect their own armor." She found them in the SCA and documented their work in her book Suburban Knights. Claire O'Neill of NPR's The Picture Show has the story. (photos)
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2010-09-29 06:18
The SCA is pleased to announce that the University of California Riverside Libraries will be opening a permanent Society for Creative Anachronism Special Collection and Archive in 2011.
Submitted by Justin on Mon, 2010-09-27 12:50
The SCA Inc. is offering a new VIP Pass program that encourages newcomers by waiving their first three non-member surcharge fees, via a VIP Pass obtainable from a renewing SCA member.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2010-09-25 09:45
There is a project that impacts future of the SCA in a very real way. It is the SCA Census 2010 project.
Submitted by Capt_Porthos on Thu, 2010-09-23 09:56
Captain Porthos of Atenveldt sat down with a friend and put together a video that was meant to try and explain to their mundane friends, what it is that SCA folk do. Their video collage of still portraits is shared on YouTube.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2010-09-15 09:39
Michael A. Cramer's new book, Medieval Fantasy as Performance: The Society for Creative Anachronism and the Current Middle Ages, considers the organization as an improvisational art form that presents the Middle Ages in a pleasing and entertaining, if not always accurate, way.
Submitted by Ariel de Courtenay on Thu, 2010-09-09 16:46
A group of SCA folk in An Tir, led by Ariel de Courtenay and Master Eduardo Francesco Maria Lucrezia, are petitioning their Crown and the Board of Directors to allow same-sex couples to enter Crown Tournaments as contender and consort.
Submitted by Presto on Wed, 2010-09-01 10:33
Christophor and Emily Wilson have spent the past six months coming up with the concept and direction of the newest website to bring the SCA community together.
Submitted by Presto on Wed, 2010-09-01 01:35
I started this website to centralize a location for those in the SCA to interact, learn different trades and be able to buy and sell period goods online. Over the years I have found many different websites that I liked which had great SCA information. However, many disappeared over the years or I forgot the domain name.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2010-08-31 15:57
SCA newcomers faced with creating a persona may want to visit Modar's Heraldry Page for information and links on how to build a usable SCA persona.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2010-08-30 16:10
Colin Theriot, of the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann, has created a podcast concentrating on the Society for Creative Anachronism and historical topics. The blog and podcast is entitled Podcasting the Dream.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2010-08-25 15:42
Alastair Ronal Kester Aeyalweard has announced the creation of a guild on World of Warcraft for SCA folk who want to adventure together in cyberspace when they can't be together in person at events.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2010-08-24 10:42
The Society for Creative Anachronism offers so much - revelry and pageantry, honorable combat, delicious feasts, dancing, arts and sciences, and...a chance to conduct corporate business.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2010-08-21 12:02
Venice, California photographer E.F. Kitchen has had her photos displayed at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art and at New York's Metropolitan Museum of Art. Now she captures the "glint of light off hand-made armor" in her book Suburban Knights: A Return to the Middle Ages. Scott Timberg of the Los Angeles Times has a review.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-08-20 12:12
The Society for Creative Anachronism offers so much - revelry and pageantry, honorable combat, delicious feasts, dancing, arts and sciences, and . . . . . a chance to conduct corporate business.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2010-08-19 17:29
Tournaments Illuminated Editor Mistress Doria Tecla reports that there is a correction to the Marc Drogin TI interview in the current issue of the publication.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2010-08-16 16:08
The SCA 2010 Census Committee reports that the SCA Census is now live. The Census is designed to help the SCA Board of Directors to understand key issues that affect everyone's experiences in the organization. The survey is anonymous.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2010-08-03 12:35
Several years ago, Baron Ephraim ben Shlomo, KSCA, of the Barony of Cleftlands in the Middle Kingdom, authored an extensive article discussing the SCA Knight's Chivalric Oath of Fealty and how the oath governs the individual's behavior in the SCA.
Submitted by Rambler on Mon, 2010-08-02 09:15
Kristen Eaton has written a column on Pennsic for the mundane arts and culture site Broad Street Review. "To me," she writes, "[Pennsic is] a cross between a university history department, a theater, a really great pub, and a really bad frat party."
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2010-08-01 15:28
In 1972, Mistress Diana Listmaker authored the "Ten Commandments of the SCA" for the Known World Handbook. The instructive, anotated list is available online in PDF format.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2010-07-30 05:15
SCA President Sean o’Shaughnessy (Tom Hughes) reports that an additional session of the SCA Corporate Subsidiaries class has been added to the Pennsic 39 University schedule.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2010-07-28 12:57
The Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) is seeking candidates for the positions of Tournaments Illuminated Editor and Art Director. The current officer steps down in April, 2011, and in order to ensure a smooth transition, applications for the positions are being accepted now for training to begin in January, 2011.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2010-07-27 14:40
The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism, Inc. has announced a change in the Webminister chain of command.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2010-07-26 16:50
Sir Tristen Sexwulf, Earl Marshal of the Kingdom of AEthelmearc, reports on new conventions for marking minor involved in armored combat with adults.
Submitted by Justin on Thu, 2010-07-22 20:19
Tom Hughes, President of the SCA Inc., is offering a class for Kingdom Exchequers at the upcoming Pennsic War about the new SCA corporate subsidiaries.
Submitted by Justin on Wed, 2010-07-21 10:06
Leslie Luther-Fulton, Executive Assistant to the Board of Directors, has announced several changes-of-office at the corporate level of the SCA Inc.