Tara Isabella Burton

Tara Isabella Burton is working on a doctorate in literature and theology as a Clarendon Scholar at Trinity College, Oxford. Her work has appeared, or is forthcoming, in National Geographic Traveler, The Paris Review Daily, The AtlanticElectric Literature, and more. 


  • The Rotted Heart of Sin

    The Rotted Heart of Sin

    TODAY, THE NOVELISTS and short story writers that comprise the canon of French Decadence — delineated, loosely, as beginning with Barbey D'Aurevilly in the mid 1840's and ending with the death of Joris-Karl Huysmans in 1907 — are all too often forgotten, or ...