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Recent and forthcoming publications:

"From Rasa Seen to Rasa Heard." In Aux bords de la clairière, ed. Caterina Guenzi and Sylvia d'Intino. Paris: Brepols, 2012, pp. 189-207. Collections érudites de l'École Pratique des Hautes Études. (download)

"Epicycles of Cathay." Fragments: Interdisciplinary Approaches to the Study of Ancient and Medieval Pasts, 2 (2012): 68-75. (download)

"Sanskrit Studies in the US." in Sixty Years of Sanskrit Studies, vol.2: Other Countries, ed. R. Tripathi. New Delhi: DK Printworld, 2011, pp.259-310. (download)

"Vyakti and the History of Rasa." Vimarsha, Journal of the Rasthriya Sanskrit Sansthan (World Sanskrit Conference Special Issue), 6 (2012): 232-253. (download)

"Crisis in the Classics." India's World, a special issue of Social Research: An International Quarterly, 78,1 (2011): 21-48 (download). (See www.socres.org.)

Ed. Forms of Knowledge in Early Modern Asia: Explorations in the Intellectual History of India and Tibet,1500-1800 (Duke U. Press, 2011).(publisher's site)

"Introduction." In Forms of Knowledge in Early Modern Asia: Explorations in the Intellectual History of India and Tibet, 1500-1800 (Duke U. Press, 2011), pp. 1-16 (download)

"The Languages of Science in Early-Modern India." In Forms of Knowledge in Early Modern Asia, pp. 19-48 (download)

"Comparison without Hegemony." In The Benefit of Broad Horizons: Intellectual and Institutional Preconditions for a Global Social Science. Festschrift for Bjorn Wittrock on the Occasion of his 65th Birthday, ed. Barbro Klein and Hans Joas. Leiden: Brill, pp. 185-204. (download)

"What was Bhatta Nayaka Saying? The Hermeneutical Transformation of Indian Aesthetics." In Sheldon Pollock, ed. Epic and Argument in Sanskrit Literary History: Essays in Honor of Robert P. Goldman. Delhi: Manohar, 2010, pp. 143-184. (download)

"Future Philology? The Fate of a Soft Science in a Hard World." In James Chandler and Arnold Davidson, eds. The Fate of the Disciplines. Special number, Critical Inquiry volume 35, number 4 (Summer 2009): 931-61. (download)

"The Real Classical Languages Debate." The Hindu, 27 November 2008. (download)

The Bouquet of Rasa and the River of Rasa (Rasamanjari and Rasatarangini) of Bhanudatta. Edited, translated, and annotated, with an Introduction. New York: New York University Press. The Clay Sanskrit Library, 2009, 398 pp. (download introduction)

"Is there an Indian Intellectual History?" Journal of Indian Philosophy 36, 5-6 (2008): 533-542. (download)

"Towards a Political Philology: D. D. Kosambi and Sanskrit." Economic and Political Weekly (D. D. Kosambi Centenary Volume), July 26, 2008: 52-59. (download)

Rama's Last Act (Uttararamacarita) of Bhavabhuti. Edited, translated, and annotated, with an Introduction; forward by Girish Karnad. New York: New York University Press. The Clay Sanskrit Library, 2007, 451 pp. (download Introduction)

"Pretextures of Time." History and Theory 46 (October 2007): 364-381. (download)

"Literary Culture and Manuscript Culture in Precolonial India." In Simon Eliot, Andrew Nash, Ian Willison, eds. History of the Book and Literary Cultures. London: British Library, 2006, pp. 77-94. (download)

"Empire and Imitation." In Craig Calhoun, Frederick Cooper, and Kevin Moore, eds. Lessons of Empire. New York: New Press, 2006, pp. 175-188. (download)

The Language of the Gods in the World of Men:Sanskrit, Culture, and Power in Premodern India. Berkeley: U. of California Press, 2006. (download introduction) (publisher's site)

"Ratnasrijana." In R. K. Sharma, ed. Encyclopedia of Indian Wisdom: Dr. Satya Vrat Shastri Felicitation Volume. Delhi: Bharatiya Vidya Prakashan, 2005, pp. 637-43. (download)

The Ends of Man at the End of Premodernity. Amsterdam: Royal Netherlands Academy of Arts and Sciences, 2005. (download)

Visvatmaka Desabhase [The Cosmopolitan Vernacular], tr. Akshara K.V.Heggodu (Karnataka): Akshara Prakashana, 2003, D.R. Nagaraj Nenapina Akshara Chintana Maale. (A collection of essays on Kannada literary culture in Kannada translation, with a new introduction)

A New Philology: From Norm-bound Practice to Practice-bound Norm in Kannada Intellectual History. In South-Indian Horizons: Felicitation Volume for François Gros, ed. Jean-Luc Chevillard. Pondicherry: Institut français de Pondichéry/École française d'extrême-orient, 2004, pp. 389-406. (download)

Ed. Literary Cultures in History: Reconstructions from South Asia. Berkeley: U. of California Press, 2003. (publisher's site)

"Introduction." In Literary Cultures in History: Reconstructions from South Asia. pp. 1-36. (download introduction)

"Sanskrit Literary Culture from the Inside Out." In Literary Cultures in History: Reconstructions from South Asia. pp. 39-130. (download)

Ed., with Carol Breckenridge, Dipesh Chakrabarty, and Homi Bhabha. Cosmopolitanism. Durham: Duke U. Press, 2002.