Current Middle Ages
This topic covers aspects of re-creation/re-enactment, as distinct from historical life. Examples include articles about making campsites more authentic, shopping for historical-friendly supplies in the modern marketplace, music or poetry set in our "modern middle ages" rather than from the historical middle ages, and so on.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-09-26 15:22
Jamys Chapman, Herald and Chronicler for the Incipient Shire of Pilgrim's Fount, reports that on September 7, 2013, Their Majesties John and Emma of the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann, announced the advancement to full status of the Incipient Shire of Pilgrim's Fount.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-08-14 18:43
On a recent entry on the Random Stream of Consciousness blog, joeguppy, writing from the Kingdom of Caid, considers what it means to be a Peer in the SCA.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2013-06-16 19:07
Carowyn encourages travelers to the Pennsic War to take care in securing trailers carrying gear with a lock to prevent theft of the trailer.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-05-29 09:26
Steven Finacom of the Berkeley Historical Society looks at the city's history from late April to early May, and includes the first event of what would become the Society for Creative Anachronism on May 1, 1966. The short article appears in the San Jose Mercury News.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2013-04-22 11:07
Lady Avelyn Wexcombe, Interim Social Media Coordinator for the Kingdom of Ealdormere, reports that the Society Social Media Officer, Lord Tobias Morgan, has posted some new tools and links from of the SCA's home page.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2013-04-15 09:22
John Edgerton reports that video from the Second Tourney of the Society for Creative Anachronism, which took place June 25, 1966 in the park above Berkeley, California, is now available to view on YouTube. Transferred from Super 8 film, the video has no audio.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-15 12:33
Duke Cariadoc of the Bow has issued his annual invitation to Pennsic attendees to camp at or visit the Enchanted Ground.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2013-03-10 23:20
Lady Cicilia Violi, a graduate student from the Savannah College of Art and Design, is seeking information from re-enactors who work and play in the living history world.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-03-08 15:44
Abertridwr presents Persona Feast April 13, 2013 in Roleystone WA
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2013-02-27 17:05
At Their Court at Stag's Con, Their Majesties Garick and Jasamine of the Kingdom of the Outlands accepted a petition from the Incipient Shire of Bryngolau to advance to Full Status. Being passed by the Board of Directors of the SCA, Inc., the request was granted.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-02-15 12:45
The Board of Directors of the SCA, Inc. would like to announce the launch of a new Office of SCA Staffing (OSS) as a Special Deputy under the President of the Society.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2013-02-12 18:48
On the East Kingdom Gazette website, Leonette reports on the SCA Board of Director's meeting which took place January 26, 2013 in Tucson, Arizona.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2013-02-12 13:14
Carolyn Fraser, Secretary SCA Ltd, reports that two new members have been appointed to the Board of Directors of SCA Ltd (Australia).
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2013-02-11 12:23
The correspondants of the East Kingdom Gazette report that the Board of Directors of the SCA have approved the advancement of the Shire of Endewearde to baronial status. The announcement took place at the January 26, 2013 BoD meeting.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-01-19 17:38
The Board of Directors of the Society for Creative Anachronism will meet on January 26, 2013 in Tucson, Arizona.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-01-11 19:44
The Society for Creative Anachronism now has an official presence on Facebook. Maintained by the Social Media Director, the website includes a variety of links and contributed content of interest to SCA members.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-15 19:43
Oblio the Heretic of the Western Shores In the Kingdom of Lochac reports that Baron Kilic (Steven Baker), Chairman of the Board of the SCAA, the Board of Directors applicable to the Kingdom of Lochac, has announced the advancement of the Shire of Abertridwr to Barony.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-12-10 19:59
Gudrun and Ladislaus, 2013 Rowany Festival Stewards, report that equipment bookings forms for the Festival are now available online.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-01 16:31
It is that time again for our semi-annual business meeting. We have a new location for this one and I am already in love with the owner, he is fabulous. His banquet room holds 50 and he stated we can add to that if necessary. I will be trying out the food this weekend, but if what I heard online is true, we are looking at some good stuff.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2012-11-13 13:01
Duchess Katerina O'Callaghan of the Kingdom of Atenveldt offers 20 reasons those who play in the SCA should purchase a membership.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2012-10-31 13:48
A team of dedicated volunteers, led by Mistress Catrin o’r Rhyd For, has created an online magazine/blog, the East Kingdom Gazette, "which provides timely information about activities relevant to the East Kingdom of the Society for Creative Anachronism."
Submitted by jethrostille on Tue, 2012-10-30 09:56
The first of a set of cryptograms from Pennsic has been solved. Sir Ephraim ben Shlomo (Middle) successfully deciphered one of the puzzles to reveal the text on the flyer of the original May Day Party.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-09-17 17:06
Duchess Elina and Master Llewellyn, Event Stewards for the SCA 50 Year Celebration, offer some information on the event which will take place June 17-27 2016.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2012-09-13 15:55
The staff of the Pennsic Independent has added a podcast to their many services to the community. Among the Pennsic 41 interviews was one with Duke Cariadoc of the Bow (David D. Friedman) about Pennsic and the Society for Creative Anachronism.
Submitted by Alizan_dela_Fontaine on Mon, 2012-08-27 13:05
On July 14, 2012, in the Province of Golden Rivers (Sacramento, CA), Sir Mari Alexander and Master Brocc of Alderden were Invested as Princess and Prince of Cynagua.
Submitted by oldsiralan on Mon, 2012-08-20 19:17
After reviewing multiple event bids, the SCA Board of Directors has announced that the Fifty Year Celebration will be held in the Middle Kingdom.
Submitted by Sabine Berard on Mon, 2012-08-20 11:13
Casey Lake of the Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune joined the Shire of Falcon's Keep for a day of fighting and revelry. Poor Man's Pennsic marked its 20th anniversary this year.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2012-08-03 19:04
In continuation of its investigation of the matter of same gender couples competing in Crown list, the Board is continuing its quest to solicit commentary on potential language changes to its governing documents regarding this issue.
Submitted by hobbitomm on Wed, 2012-06-06 05:48
Reporters working for a Drachenwald publication, ye Sunne in Splendour, have uncovered evidence of a Leftist Power Grab in Drachenwald.
Submitted by master.phillip on Tue, 2012-05-22 16:31
Master Phillip the Pilgrim has updated his article on powering CPAP machines and other medical devices at Pennsic-style camping events with new content and pictures.