Alienation
Why Life Feels Like a TV Show

We’ve been alienated not only from the world, but from ourselves.

Published on: July 8, 2020
Tara Isabella Burton is a contributing editor at The American Interest and the author of Strange Rites: New Religions for a Godless World (Public Affairs, 2020). She is also a columnist on millennial religion for Religion News Service. Her debut novel, Social Creature, was published by Doubleday in 2018.
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