Among the Wood Elves and Stormtroopers at Europe's Biggest Fantasy Festival
If you're planning to spend the weekend in the Dutch countryside with a load of Disney princesses, orcs, and witches, my advice is to make sure you go prepared.
The Mating Rituals of the Renaissance Pleasure Fair
In many ways the fair is an elaborate mating ritual complete with pregaming, peacocking, and corsets. Inhibitions dissipate, marriages open up, and mistakes are made. But don’t worry, what happens at the faire is between you and your god, and as the...
What the Fuck Is a Renaissance Faire?
I hung out at one in California to try to figure it out.
Jamie Lee Curtis Taete