Peer-Reviewed Journal Articles:


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Open access!
Dangerous Friendships in Eighteenth-Century Buddhist Laṅkā and Siam,” Itinerario: Journal of Imperial and Global Interactions 46, no. 3 (2022): 397–416, DOI: 10.1017/S0165115322000213.


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Mobilizing Gendered Piety in Sri Lanka’s Contemporary Bhikkhunī Ordination Dispute,” Buddhist Studies Review 36, no. 1 (2019): 99–121, DOI: 10.1558/bsrv.35050.

Book Reviews:


Review of Buddhist and Islamic Orders in Southern Asia: Comparative Perspectives, eds. R. Michael Feener & Anne M. Blackburn, Asian Ethnology 79, no 2 (2020): 413-415.


Review of Buddhism, Politics, and the Limits of Law: The Pyrrhic Constitutionalism of Sri Lanka, by Benjamin Schonthal, Asian Ethnology 77, no. 1 & 2 (2018): 470–472.

Invited Contributions:


Traveling Monks and the Troublesome Prince: On the Aftermath of the Dutch VOC’s Mediation of Buddhist Connection Between Kandy and Ayutthaya,” Kelaniya University (Sri Lanka) Journal of Social Sciences (New Series), 1, no. 1 (2022): 35–53.


(with Bruno M. Shirley) “A ‘Linguist’s’ Archive? Cursory Reflections on Some Pali Manuscripts Collected by James W. Gair,” Cornell University’s South Asia Program Bulletin, September, 2021.

Public Lectures and Multimedia:


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Producer, Editor, and Guest Host, Florence Robinson, Gerda Lerner, and Women’s History at UW-Madison, special episode of the UW–Madison History Department’s “Ask a Historian” podcast, November, 2020.

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Monks, Ministers, and Virtuous Kings: Stories of Buddhist Lineage Transmission in Dutch Colonial Southern Asia,” Center for Religion and Global Citizenry, UW–Madison, April, 29, 2020.

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Encyclopedia Articles:


“Mahayana” and “Women’s Buddhist Networks,” in Encyclopedia of Women in World Religions: Faith and Culture across History (Santa Barbara, CA: ABC–CLIO, 2018).