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  • Tara England
    Hi Aaron, I would like to host a discussion around a preliminary translation of Practice and theory for the just employment of all types of weapons by Giovan
    Message 1 of 3 , Aug 29, 2013
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      Hi Aaron,

      I would like to host a discussion around a preliminary translation of
      "Practice and theory for the just employment of all types of weapons"
      by Giovan Antonio Lovino 1580. Basically a look at what I've
      translated so far and how it compares to existing ideas. Maybe try out
      any unusual plays.

      Schedule just an hour because I may not have too much translated, but
      hey even some preliminary work could be interesting right?

      Tara

      On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 12:52 PM, Aaron Miedema <govianus@...> wrote:
      > Hello again.... the class list is taking shape. BUT, I still have class
      > space available. So if you have something to teach (hands on or
      > theoretical, come share it. Send me an email and I can fit you in.
      >
      > You don't have to be a veteran teacher. There are several new teachers on
      > the roster. This is a good opportunity to get your feet wet. So dive in
      > and get a soaker. =)
      >
      > What's on deck so far:
      >
      >
      > *How to run a combat list *
      >
      > Lady Isabel Atwyll
      >
      > Location: Meeting Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour.
      >
      > The class includes discussing various types of combat lists including the
      > double elimination tree, round robins, and bear pits and how they apply to
      > SCA combat. This class will also include different hints and tricks should
      > problems arise and how to work with the marshals and heralds.
      >
      >
      >
      > *Melee Tactics and Theory *
      >
      > Raith and Tadic
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length:
      >
      > Gear:
      >
      > Fighting with a partner, Fighting with more than one partner, movement in a
      > melee line, common tasks on a melee line, different tactics and formations,
      > and last but not least communication as part of a team.
      >
      >
      >
      > *Don't do what Joachim Doesn't does: the counterintuitive techniques of
      > Joachim Meyer*
      >
      > Baron Giovanni d'Enzinas
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour
      >
      > Gear: Mask, Sword (ideally 36”)
      >
      > This class will explore several plays from the rapier techniques of Joachim
      > Meyer that don't look like they should work based on standard fencing
      > principles.
      >
      >
      >
      > *A Brief Intellectual of History Italian Fencing: Theory, Problems, and
      > Approaches*
      >
      > Archibald Weatherford
      >
      > Location: Meeting Room
      >
      > Length: 2 hours.
      >
      > An introduction to the intellectual history of Italian swordplay and
      > martial arts from Fiore Dei’Liberi to Francesco Alfieri. This course will
      > examine the evolution of the different schools Italy and the development of
      > instructional literature over the course of two and a half centuries.
      > Additionally,
      > problems of historical method, translation, and interpretation will be
      > addressed including: hermeneutics, post-structuralism, and
      > transnationalism.
      >
      >
      >
      > *Introduction to Dobringer’s Longsword*
      >
      > Guillame
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length: 1 hour.
      >
      > Gear: Two handed Sword
      >
      >
      >
      > *Bolognese Sword and Buckler*
      >
      > THL Albrecht Stampfer
      >
      > Location: Multi-Purpose Room
      >
      > Length: Sword (Ideally 36”), Buckler
      >
      > Gear:
      >
      >
      > --
      > Aaron Miedema, B.F.A., B.A., M.A.
      > Historian
      > Historical Advisor for the Motion Picture *21 Brothers*
      > http://www.21brothers.com/* Guiness Book of World Records* Holder for
      > "Longest film shot in a single take."
      > Author of *Bayonets and Blobsticks, The Canadian Experience of Close Combat
      > 1915-1918*, available from Legacy Books Press.
      > http://www.legacybookspress.com/books.html#Bayonet
      > **
      >
      >
      > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]
      >
      >
      >
      > ------------------------------------
      >
      > Yahoo! Groups Links
      >
      >
      >
    • tamlin_01
      Web site is up! http://septentria.ca/EaldormereAcademyOfRapier/   ... Hi Aaron, I would like to host a discussion around a preliminary translation of
      Message 2 of 3 , Sep 3, 2013
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        Web site is up! http://septentria.ca/EaldormereAcademyOfRapier/  

        --- In e_rapier@yahoogroups.com, <taralynnengland@...> wrote:

        Hi Aaron,



        I would like to host a discussion around a preliminary translation of

        "Practice and theory for the just employment of all types of weapons"

        by Giovan Antonio Lovino 1580. Basically a look at what I've

        translated so far and how it compares to existing ideas. Maybe try out

        any unusual plays.



        Schedule just an hour because I may not have too much translated, but

        hey even some preliminary work could be interesting right?



        Tara



        On Wed, Aug 28, 2013 at 12:52 PM, Aaron Miedema < govianus@... > wrote:

        > Hello again.... the class list is taking shape. BUT, I still have class

        > space available. So if you have something to teach (hands on or

        > theoretical, come share it. Send me an email and I can fit you in.

        >

        > You don't have to be a veteran teacher. There are several new teachers on

        > the roster. This is a good opportunity to get your feet wet. So dive in

        > and get a soaker. =)

        >

        > What's on deck so far:

        >

        >

        > *How to run a combat list *

        >

        > Lady Isabel Atwyll

        >

        > Location: Meeting Room

        >

        > Length: 1 hour.

        >

        > The class includes discussing various types of combat lists including the

        > double elimination tree, round robins, and bear pits and how they apply to

        > SCA combat. This class will also include different hints and tricks should

        > problems arise and how to work with the marshals and heralds.

        >

        >

        >

        > *Melee Tactics and Theory *

        >

        > Raith and Tadic

        >

        > Location: Multi-Purpose Room

        >

        > Length:

        >

        > Gear:

        >

        > Fighting with a partner, Fighting with more than one partner, movement in a

        > melee line, common tasks on a melee line, different tactics and formations,

        > and last but not least communication as part of a team.

        >

        >

        >

        > *Don't do what Joachim Doesn't does: the counterintuitive techniques of

        > Joachim Meyer*

        >

        > Baron Giovanni d'Enzinas

        >

        > Location: Multi-Purpose Room

        >

        > Length: 1 hour

        >

        > Gear: Mask, Sword (ideally 36”)

        >

        > This class will explore several plays from the rapier techniques of Joachim

        > Meyer that don't look like they should work based on standard fencing

        > principles.

        >

        >

        >

        > *A Brief Intellectual of History Italian Fencing: Theory, Problems, and

        > Approaches*

        >

        > Archibald Weatherford

        >

        > Location: Meeting Room

        >

        > Length: 2 hours.

        >

        > An introduction to the intellectual history of Italian swordplay and

        > martial arts from Fiore Dei’Liberi to Francesco Alfieri. This course will

        > examine the evolution of the different schools Italy and the development of

        > instructional literature over the course of two and a half centuries.

        > Additionally,

        > problems of historical method, translation, and interpretation will be

        > addressed including: hermeneutics, post-structuralism, and

        > transnationalism.

        >

        >

        >

        > *Introduction to Dobringer’s Longsword*

        >

        > Guillame

        >

        > Location: Multi-Purpose Room

        >

        > Length: 1 hour.

        >

        > Gear: Two handed Sword

        >

        >

        >

        > *Bolognese Sword and Buckler*

        >

        > THL Albrecht Stampfer

        >

        > Location: Multi-Purpose Room

        >

        > Length: Sword (Ideally 36”), Buckler

        >

        > Gear:

        >

        >

        > --

        > Aaron Miedema, B.F.A., B.A., M.A.

        > Historian

        > Historical Advisor for the Motion Picture *21 Brothers*

        > http://www.21brothers.com/* Guiness Book of World Records* Holder for

        > "Longest film shot in a single take."

        > Author of *Bayonets and Blobsticks, The Canadian Experience of Close Combat

        > 1915-1918*, available from Legacy Books Press.

        > http://www.legacybookspress.com/books.html#Bayonet

        > **

        >

        >

        > [Non-text portions of this message have been removed]

        >

        >

        >

        > ------------------------------------

        >

        > Yahoo! Groups Links

        >

        >

        >
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