Tara Isabella Burton
novels and theology, mostly.
Speaking & Reading
RELIGION & POLITICS
"The Religious Hunger of the Radical Right"
The New York Times
"The Rise of Progressive Occultism"
The Neo-Paganism of Jordan Peterson
The American Interest
For Marianne Williamson and Donald Trump, religion is all about themselves
The Washington Post.
"What Does Dying (and Mourning) Look Like In A Secular Age
" and more
Cult of One?
"Middle East Christians Flee Violence for Ancient Homeland
"Fear and Trembling in Las Vegas: The Street Preachers of Sin City
"There's No Sharp Distinction Between Cults and Regular Religion"
"Female Sufi Mystics of the Pankisi Gorge"
"Study Theology: Even if You Don't Believe in God"
"Pope Francis's Radical Environmentalism"
TRAVEL and PLACE
"A Toast to Georgia"
"People-Watching in Paris"
Gently Down the Stream
National Geographic Traveler
"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
The Dangers of Traveling While Female"
CULTURE and PERSONAL
The Gospel According to Fleabag
"How Books Sap the Soul and Poison Readers with Ideas"
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 God of Walkers
"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
Great Jones Street
The Taxidermist's Tale" in
Strange Tales V
(Tartarus Press, 2015)
"Methods of Divination"
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