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Subversive Carols

This series interprets our beloved Christmas and Advent carols not as sentimental songs, but as challenges to the status quo. Many of these subversive themes are already found in the lyrics, yet are not often pointed out. Enjoy the 12 days of Subversive Carols!

subversive carols

Do You Hear What I Hear?

The Friendly Beasts

Little Drummer Boy

Have a Holly, Jolly Christmas

Once In David’s Royal City

Jingle Bells

Wonderful Christmastime

Lo How a Rose Ere Blooming

We Three Kings

Joy to the World

I Heard the Drones on Christmas Day

Queering the Stations of the Cross(es)


Queering Holy Week: A Primer 

I. Jesus is condemned to death

II. Jesus carries the cross

III. Jesus falls thrice times

IV. Jesus meets his Mother

V. The Cross is Laid on Simon of Cyrene

VI. A Woman wipes the face of Jesus

VII. Jesus meets the Women of Jerusalem 

VIII. Jesus is stripped of his garments 

IX. Jesus is nailed to the cross

X. The body of Jesus is placed in the arms of his Mother

XI. Jesus dies on the cross

XII. Jesus is laid in the tomb