Sanskrit language and literature (belles-lettres, epics, and drama); traditions of South Asian grammar and linguistics; the history, aesthetics, and reception of Indian literatures; Indian philosophy and intellectual history; Pali, Prakrit, Hindi and Gujarati language and literature; translation theory.
Text to Tradition: The Naiṣadhīyacarita and Literary Community in South Asia. Columbia University Press, 2014
Āndhraśabdacintāmaṇi: A Grammar of Telugu Language in Sanskrit. (With R.V.S. Sundaram) Central Institute of Indian Languages, 2016
Selected Journal Articles
- “Source, Exegesis, and Translation: Sanskrit Commentary and Regional Language Translation in South Asia.” Journal of the American Oriental Society, Volume 131, No. 2 (April-June 2011), pp. 245-266.
- “Shared Typologies of Kāmaśāstra, Alaṅkāraśāstra and Literary Criticism.” Journal of Indian Philosophy, Volume 39, No.1 (February 2011), pp. 101-122.
- "Sanskrit Poetry." The New Princeton Encyclopedia of Poetry and Poetics, 4th Edition. Ed. Greene and Cushman. Princeton University Press, 2012. Pp. 1250-1255.
- "Mettābhāvanā in Traditional and Popular Buddhist Contexts." Asian Philosophy, Volume 23 (4): 323-340 (2013).
SAST 004 401India's Literature: Love, War, Wisdom and Humor
SAST 006 401Hindu Mythology
SAST 150 401Introduction To Indian Philosophy
SAST 324 401Sanskrit Literature and Poetry
SAST 334 401A Survey of Sanskrit, Pakrit,& Classical Tamil Literature in Translation
SAST 713 401Literary Theory, Aesthetics, and Comparative Literature in South Asia
SKRT 460 001Sanskrit: 1st Year
SAST 480 301Readings in Sanskrit Literature