Sex, Gender, and SCAdian Combat
Nyvein bat Rav Adam
Instructor's Kingdom: Atlantia, Time Zone: EST
3:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Learn how the social and physical differences (and similarities) between men and women affect their learning styles for SCA combat. Information about the social and mental impacts of gender roles and the physiological differences between the sexes will be discussed in the context of teaching SCA combat. This class is geared towards instructors of rapier, cut&thrust, and armored combat, but fighters of all levels are welcome to attend. Examples will mostly be pulled from the rapier and armored communities. Students will receive class notes and a bibliography of sources.