Roman Garb Documentation Dump

Twisty straps Veil Colors for Courtesans    

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Dirty Harlot (a collection of prostitution as it relates to my persona)

Taken from a Blog Post on Medieval Brothels :  Content Warning- SWERF* Author In the early Middle Ages, after the breakdown of Roman urban civilization, there is very little sign of prostitution, probably because the culture was so overwhelmingly rural.  However, when medieval cities began to grow in the eleventh century, prostitution grew with them....The organized church … Continue reading Dirty Harlot (a collection of prostitution as it relates to my persona)

Class Notes: Be Dynamic! A Hafla Primer (KWDMS)

Disclaimer: Eastern Dance, as the sources exist today, is left open to broad interpretation based on artwork from the period.  Short of something akin to Playford's 1651 The English Dance Master, we are left with snapshots in time to interpret a moving, ethereal, and DYNAMIC performance medium.  It is because of this lack of notes … Continue reading Class Notes: Be Dynamic! A Hafla Primer (KWDMS)

Medieval Witchcraft Period Sources

Period Sources on Witchcraft, Demonology, and the Occult This is when I wish I could read Latin..... (1599-1600) Magicarum Disquisitionum (in three tomes) by del Rio Available here: http://www.ebay.com/itm/1600-WITCHCRAFT-Witch-HUNTING-Occult-VELLUM-Manual-MAGIC-Demonology-EXORCISM-/172694273815?hash=item2835617f17:g:hn4AAOSwuLZY0ORu Martin del Rio from Wikipedia:  Martinus Antonius Delrio, Martín Antonio del Río, or Martin Antoine del Rio (17 May 1551, Antwerp – 19 October 1608, Leuven) … Continue reading Medieval Witchcraft Period Sources

Stierbach Baronial Birthday and Investiture (June 2017)

Peer Review: Bring your work in progress, your “thesis” project that keeps growing, that project that has you stuck. Receive feedback like that which you’d receive in a competition, but here, everyone is a winner! Tokens are encouraged. Feedback forms will be provided, but please bring a notebook to accompany your submission. Draft documentation strongly … Continue reading Stierbach Baronial Birthday and Investiture (June 2017)

Culture Exchange and Trade Research Document

http://www.muslimheritage.com/article/viking-and-muslim-world A Tale of Two Civilisations: The Viking and the Muslim World by: Cem Nizamoglu and Sairah Yassir-Deane   Abstract: Dating back to March 2015, news regarding the discovery of a ring found on a Viking woman in an ancient burial ground with the inscription 'For/To Allah' erupted in mainstream media. The mystery surrounding how … Continue reading Culture Exchange and Trade Research Document