Tara Isabella Burton

Tara Isabella Burton is a writer who divides her time between New York and Oxford, when she is not off travelling the world. She recently completed a doctorate in theology as a Clarendon Scholar at Trinity College, Oxford, and she is currently a staff writer on the religion beat at Vox. Her short fiction has been widely published, and she has written extensively on religion, culture, and place for publications such as National Geographic, The Atlantic, the BBC, and The New Statesman. She is the winner of The Spectator’s 2012 Shiva Naipaul Memorial Prize for travel writing.
Website: www.taraisabellaburton.com
Twitter: @NotoriousTIB.

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