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Turning over a New Leaf: Change and Development in the Medieval Book

Fri, 05/06/2016 - 23:14

A European web site,, in cooperation with Leiden University Press, is offering a free e-book on the history of book publishing in the Middle Ages.

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SCA anticipates upcoming "L-ebration"

Fri, 04/01/2016 - 13:33

Striving to be as period as possible, the SCA has renamed its upcoming anniversary event from "50 Year" to "L Year".

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Black Book of Carmarthen reveals its secrets

Fri, 03/18/2016 - 11:15

The National Library of Wales has ghosts - but not the scary kind. These ghosts are images, seen only by using ultraviolet lighting, in the 750-year-old Black Book of Carmarthen, "the first Welsh text to include medieval figures such as King Arthur and Merlin," and the images are doodles and poetry added throughout the ages. (photos)

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Kingdom of Outlands hails new Crown Prince and Princess

Wed, 03/16/2016 - 17:50

The Kingdom of Outlands salutes Kolgrimr Olafsson and Danielle, the new Crown Prince and Crown Princess, following the Spring 2016 Crown Tournament.

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