Tara Isabella Burton
author, journalist, theologian
Speaking & Reading
RELIGION & POLITICS
"The Religious Hunger of the Radical Right,"
Our Digital Selves Are No Less Real
," and more in
The New York Times
"What the Culture War Is Really About,"
"The Rise of Progressive Occultism"
The Neo-Paganism of Jordan Peterson
" as a contributing editor at
The American Interest
For Marianne Williamson and Donald Trump, religion is all about themselves
Our Civil Religion is Capitalism
" and more at
The Washington Post.
"What Does Dying (and Mourning) Look Like In A Secular Age
" and more
"Fear and Trembling in Las Vegas: The Street Preachers of Sin City
"There's No Sharp Distinction Between Cults and Regular Religion"
"Study Theology: Even if You Don't Believe in God"
TRAVEL & PLACE
"A Toast to Georgia"
"People-Watching in Paris"
Gently Down the Stream
National Geographic Traveler
"We are in Soviet Times Again"
"An American in Iran"
"Dancing to the Music of Time"
The Economist's 1843 Magazine
"Tbilisi: the Edge of the Real"
Winner of the
2012 Shiva Naipaul Memorial Prize
"Italy's Most Beautifully Haunting City"
The Wall Street Journal
CULTURE and PERSONAL
There Are Things Nobody Can Tell You About How to Live
" and more on faith
"How Books Sap the Soul and Poison Readers with Ideas"
Cult of One?
The World of Yesterday"
The New Republic
"Keep Smiling: On Selfies and Dandies"
What's the Use: The Goncourt Brothers
The Paris Review Daily
"The Geography of Melancholy
The American Reader
"The Lost World of Stefan Zweig"
"The Rotted Heart of Sin",
Review of Books
I Have Seen the Future, Baby; It is Murder
Here Comes Your Ghost Again" in
Vol. 1 Brooklyn
"Children Will Listen"
"Things I Learned About Finance Bros by (Briefly) Dating a Finance Bro" a
The New Yorker's
"Methods of Divination"
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