This website accompanies my ongoing work on
religious aspects in Sting's work and biography. 

Past Lectures

"Religion in Sting’s Lyrics"

(The Department of English Language & Literature,
The University of Haifa, Israel, November 18th 2018)


Authorship, Intention, and Biography in Popular Music: Religion in Sting’s Work

(ATTR Summer School, University of Oslo, Norway, June 4, 2018)

Published Articles

"Death, Resurrection, Sacraments, and Myths: Religion Around Sting", in: Cultural Icons and Cultural Leadership, Edited by Peter Iver Kaufman and Kristin M. S. Bezio, Edward Elgar Publishing, Northampton 2017, pp. 167-185

(see also note on top right of this page)


"Religious Motifs in Sting's Album ...Nothing Like the Sun"


"Bible, religion, and Catholicism in Sting's album and musical The Last Ship", Studies in Musical Theatre 12.3 (2018), pp. 319-335


"O My God: Religion in Sting’s Early Lyrics", The Journal of Religion and Popular Culture (forthcoming, 2019)