Sunday, January 20, 2013
Today is the feast of St. Sebastian, and over at the always insightful Jesus in Love Blog Kittredge Cherry shares the image at right of the saint by Tony de Carlo, along with an informative essay on Sebastian as "history's first gay icon."
For more of St. Sebastian at The Wild Reed, see the previous posts:
The Allure of St. Sebastian
"From Byzantine Daddy to Baroque Twink" – Charles Darwent on the Journey of St. Sebastian
Sebastian: Saint, Martyr, Gay Icon
St. Sebastian: "The Most Frequently Renewed Archetype of Modern Gay Identity"