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The Australasian Living History Federation (ALHF)
"The Australasian Living History Federation (ALHF) was established in 2002 to source and manage appropriate and affordable Public Liability insurance for Historical Reenactment societies and Living History groups across Australia.
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â€˜Medieval bar wenchâ€™ dress
In the online article â€˜Brownlow Medal 2011 Best and Worst Dressed On The Blue Carpet!â€™ the dress of Rebecca Judd is disparagingly referred to as being â€˜a little more medieval bar wenchâ€™. However the included photograph shows…
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A poem featured in The Hobart Town Gazette and Van Diemen's Land Advertiser, which conforms to lyrical and bardic poetic traditions. It has medieval and classical undertones in both style and language.
Tags: Australian, Australian poem, Australian poetry, bard, bardic, Classical, court, courtly, courtly poetry, lyric, lyric poet, lyrical, lyrical poet, medieval, medieval undertones, poem, poems, poet, poetry, romance, sing, singing, song, Tasmania, troubadour, war, warrior, warriors
When I was King, poem by Henry Lawson
Henry Lawson (1867-1922) is one of Australia's most famous poets, and can be regarded as a symbol for the Australian Nationalism Movement.
Our Mistress and our Queen, poem by Henry Lawson
Henry Lawson (1867-1922), one of Australia's most famous poets, and a symbol for the Australian Nationalism Movement, protests against what he sees as the forced allegiance to the monarchy and the bloodshed of war in the name of the monarch.
Critical Article by Brian Matthews
Abstract: Matthews finds a unity in the arrangement of stories in While the Billy Boils. The chronological nature of the stories, the use of rumour and the consistent use of time and distance are all elements that support the structure of the…
Queen Hilda of Virland, poem by Henry Lawson
Henry Lawson (1867-1922), one of Australia's most famous poets, and a symbol for the Australian Nationalism Movement, wrote this poem in 1910 (MS). The meaning is unclear but Lawson writes of a mythical kingdom of Virland. It could be an allegory of…
"The Old Squire Sir William rode to Virland," Henry Lawson
Henry Lawson (1867-1922), one of Australia's most famous poets, and a symbol for the Australian Nationalism Movement.