2019. Imagining Asia(s): Actors, Networks, Sites (co-edited with Andrea Acri, Murari K. Jha, and Kashshaf Ghani). Singapore: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, (ISBN 9789814818858).
Articles/ Essays in Peer Reviewed Journals
2018. “Relics in Transition: Material Mediations in Changing Worlds”, Ars Orientalis, 48:20–42
2013. “Configuring Sacred Spaces: Archaeology, Temples and Monument Making in Colonial Orissa”, South Asian Studies, Vol. 29, No.1, 15-29.
2010. “Being and Becoming Indian: The Nation in Archaeology”, South Asian Studies, Vol. 26, No. 2, 219-234.
2009. “New Province Old Capital: Making Patna Pataliputra”, Indian Economic and Social History Review, Vol. 46, No. 2, 241-279
Essays/ Book Chapters in Edited Volumes and Conference Proceedings
2020 (forthcoming). “Bones on the Move: Diplomacy, Scholarship, and Ritual Lives of Traveling Buddhist Relics from British India to Siam”. (Beijing: Proceedings of the 34th World Congress of Art History, The Comité International d’Histoire de l’Art, forthcoming)
2019. “Transmissions, Translations, Reconstitutions: Revisiting Geographies of Buddha Relics in the Southern Asian Worlds”, in Andrea Acri, Sraman Mukherjee, Murari K. Jha, and Kashshaf Ghani (eds.), Imagining Asia(s): Actors, Networks, Sites (Singapore: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, 215-250)
2019. “Introduction”, (co-authored with Andrea Acri, Murari K. Jha, and Kashshaf Ghani), in Andrea Acri, Sraman Mukherjee, Murari K. Jha, and Kashshaf Ghani (eds.), Imagining Asia(s): Actors, Networks, Sites (Singapore: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, 1-13)
2018. “Collecting the Region: Configuring Bihar in the space of Museums”, in Anjana Sharma ed., Records, Recoveries, Remnants, and Inter-Asian Connections: Decoding Cultural Heritage, (Singapore: ISEAS-Yusof Ishak Institute, 70-85)
2016. “Buddhism in Contemporary India” (co-authored with David Geary), in Michael Jerryson ed., The Oxford Handbook of Contemporary Buddhism (New York: Oxford University Press, 36- 60)
2016. “Relics, Ruins, and Temple Building: Archaeological Heritage and the Construction of the Dharmarajika Vihara, Calcutta”, in Nayanjot Lahiri and Upinder Singh eds. Buddhism in Asia: Revival and Reinvention (New Delhi: ICCR, ISEAS, and Manohar, 147-190)
2016. “Recollections of the Restorer: Joseph Daviditch Melik Beglar and the Maha Bodhi Temple”, in Bijoy Kumar Choudhary ed. Bodhgaya: Impressions Within and Beyond. (Patna: Bihar Heritage Development Society, 59-74).
2015. “A Site Museum without a Site: The Bodh Gaya Archaeological Museum”, in Saloni Mathur and Kavita Singh eds. No Touching, No Spitting, No Praying (New Delhi: Routledge)
Articles in Institutional Occasional Paper Series and Newsletters
2014. “From Sites and Museums to Temples: Relics, Ruins, and New Buddhist Viharas in Colonial India”, Archive Occasional Paper Series, Centre for Studies in Social Sciences, Calcutta, No. 5.
2013. “Between Religion and History: Afterlives of Buddhist Relics”, The Newsletter, International Institute of Asian Studies (IIAS), Leiden, Special Issue, No. 66, Winter 2013, 54.
2012. “Of Methods and Aims: The Field of Archaeology in Colonial India”, The Newsletter, International Institute of Asian Studies (IIAS), Leiden, No. 61, Autumn 2012, 4 – 5.
2017. “Review of Sudeshna Guha, Artefacts of History: Archaeology, Historiography, and Indian Pasts. (Delhi, Sage India, 2015)”, in Journal of South Asian History and Culture, 8:3, 387-389.