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Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-01-12 17:09
A stunning lake, a castle, a very nice castle, banners flowing in the soft spring wind, beautiful ladies strolling in the small park, a list, a herald's flamboyant voice, shiny armour on expectant fighters, tense consorts in front row seats and a noble King and Queen looking upon it all - it is time for Crown tournament!
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2013-01-12 13:38
The Barony of al-Barran presents Outlands Spring Crown Tournament 2013, March 9-10-2013.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-01-11 14:58
Magister Riordan MacGregor, editor of the SCA's Tournaments Illuminated, reports that the "quest article" for the Second Quarter 2013 Issue is "Court as Theatre."
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-01-11 11:31
In an attempt to lure in potential subscribers, History Today magazine has released a selection of its most popular stories from 2012 on its blog.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-01-10 19:43
A Day with the Borgias – a festival in Renaissance Italy at the cross of the 15th and 16th centuries, featuring Delftwood’s 10th Baronial Investiture.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-01-10 15:56
Please come and celebrate the Investiture of the Lord and Lady of the Swan, Thors Stagge and Eowyn! Plan to spend the day with us in fellowship and merriment.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2013-01-04 14:38
Their Excellencies Bianca da Ravenna and Thorvald Ulfhednar, Baron and Baroness of Gryphon's Lair in the Kingdom of Artemisia have announced that, upon stepping down, they will be replaced by Master Defender Vilhelm Silberhammer and Mistress Elizabetha (Bethany) of Windermere.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2013-01-03 09:30
"Within a few centuries, the Teutonic warriors led a major ecological and cultural transformation that swept the pagan Baltic tribes into the fold of European Christendom," according to a statement by Stanford University regarding an article by researcher Krish Seetah. The article was published in the November 30, 2012 issue of Science.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-12-31 16:24
Archaeologist Timothy Darvill, of Bournemouth University in England, believes previous studies of the timeline for Stonehenge have it backwards. His new theory was published in the December issue of the journal Antiquity.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-12-31 00:53
Their Majesties King Yngvar and Queen Luce of the Kingdom of Northshield have announced the name of the next Baron of Jararvellir: HL Robert the Stout.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2012-12-30 14:23
In the Middle Ages, the period after Christmas was a time for looking ahead to the new year. Practices included superstitions and methods to predict weather for the coming year. The clergy accepted some of the age-old rituals, but were loathe to allow others. A recent article for Phys.org looks at Christmas Day fortune telling.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-22 18:05
Much of the Norse mythology we recognize today comes courtesy of the writing of 13th century Icelandic chieftain Snorri Sturluson. Nancy Marie Brown takes a look at Snorri on her blog God of Wednesday.
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2012-12-14 09:59
Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created two albums of photos from Dragonsfire Tor Yule Revel and Steppes Xmas which took place recently in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available on Flickr.
Submitted by Milica on Thu, 2012-12-13 17:44
You are cordially invited to join the Barony of River Haven in honouring Baron Wolfgang and Baroness Contarina for their service to the Barony as they step down as Baron and Baroness of River Haven, and celebrate the investiture of Master William Castille and Lady Katherine Alicia of Sarum as new Baron and Baroness of River Haven.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2012-12-12 17:11
Stormhold presents Winterfeast and Baronial Investiture July 13, 2013 in Fitzroy Town Hall, Fitzroy VIC AU.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2012-12-05 19:10
The Arthur M. Sackler Gallery in Washington, D.C. is currently playing host to Roads of Arabia: Archaeology and History of the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, an "unprecedented assembly" of artifacts which tell the story of of the trade routes across the Arabian Peninsula.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2012-12-04 10:22
King Yngvar and Queen Luce of the Kingdom of Northshield report that Don Edward of Kent and Domna Dejaneecie Amidarium Vu have been chosen as the new Baron and Baroness of Nordskogen.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-12-01 15:57
The time has come for the next King and Queen of these Glorious Lands of Atenveldt to be decided! The Spring Crown Tournament will be held in the Shire of Burning Sands. We here at the Shire would like to invite the populace of the Kingdom to come and see this largely unknown part of the Kingdom.
Submitted by Arkayn69 on Sat, 2012-12-01 09:47
Arkayn Leatherworks offers goods for all of your leather needs: belts, quivers, tankards, bracers,sword frogs, sheaths, etc. They specialize in custom work, including artistic leather carvings and embossing, and they carry a wide variety of jewelry, leather, wiccan, and mundane.
Submitted by Buxom Bitch Hor... on Mon, 2012-11-26 21:18
Buxom Bitch Horns and Archery offers hand painted drinking horns, leather drinking mugs, sandblasted glass, and Mongolian horse bows made by Istvan Toth. Check them out on Etsy or look for them at renaissance fairs science fiction conventions or SCA. They were formally known as The Stag and The Griffin.
Submitted by Barbara Sterling on Wed, 2012-11-21 10:47
Mistress Barbara Sterling offers a detailed report on the recent Crown List for the Kingdom of Gleann Abhann.
Submitted by manyrasip on Tue, 2012-11-20 15:08
Avacal's Coronet was held on the November 17, 2012 in the Shire of Sigelhindas. Congratulations to their new Heirs, Sir Einar and Mistress Sadb.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2012-11-20 13:48
Richard Larmer reports that he has posted video from the recent Fall 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Ealdormere on his YouTube Channel.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-11-19 19:21
Megan, who resides in the Kingdom of the West, reports that Sir Felix Arnett von Danzig has won the November 10, 2012 Crown Tournament in the Kingdom of Lochac. Sir Felix was inspired in His endeavor by Eva von Danzig.
Submitted by Milica on Mon, 2012-11-19 09:41
Chiara reports that Duke Donngal, inspired by Catalina, was the victor of the November 10, 2012 Crown Tournament in the kingdom of Calontir.
Submitted by Milica on Sun, 2012-11-18 16:52
China had been an empire for over 1,000 year when the Mongol heir to Genghis, Kublai Khan, roared into the southern part of the country in the 13th century. Carrie Gracie of the BBC has a feature story.
Submitted by Milica on Sat, 2012-11-17 17:03
The 11th century Bayeux Tapestry, depicting the Battle of Hastings, measures an impressive 70m (230ft). Now an artist from Somerset, England has engraved the entire piece onto a crystal bowl. (photo)
Submitted by Milica on Fri, 2012-11-16 10:20
Catrin reports that commentary and photos from the first court of Edward and Thyra of the East Kingdom are now available on the East Kingdom Gazette.
Submitted by Milica on Wed, 2012-11-14 15:07
Cateline la broderesse reports that she has created two albums of photos from the Fall 2012 Coronation of Edward and Thyra which took place recently in the Kingdom of the East. The photos are available on her PicassaWeb site.
Submitted by Milica on Tue, 2012-11-13 09:29
Caelin on Andrede reports that he has created two albums of photos taken by Pyro at the recent Coronation in the Kingdom of Ansteorra. The photos are available to view on Flickr.