Refereed Journal Articles and Book Chapters

“Banqueting, Dress and the Idealized Sogdian Merchant” in Fashioned Selves, edited by Megan Cifarelli, 185-199. Oxbow Books: Oxford, 2019.

“A Sogdian Drinking Game at Panjikent,” Iranian Studies, volume 52, no. 5-6 (2019): 837-857.

Two essays, “Sogdian Fashion” and “Banqueting in Sogdiana,” and an object entry, “Child’s Kaftan from Sanjar-Shah,” in The Sogdians: Influencers on the Silk Road, Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery, Smithsonian Institution, 2019:



“Balalyk Tepe, Hephthalites and the Sartorial System of Central Eurasia” in The Huns between Central Asia, the Near East, and Europe: The Archaeology of Nomadic Imperialism, circa 300 CE – 600 CE, edited by R. Payne and P. von Rummel. Forthcoming from Reichert Verlag: Wiesbaden. Deutsches Archäologisches Institut “Archäologische Forschungen” Series. Manuscript submitted to editors September 2017.


In Progress

“The Multiple Lives of a Sasanian Silver Plate”

“Dressing the Hero in the Sogdian Pictorial Epic”

“A Reconsideration of an Alanic Kaftan in the Metropolitan Museum of Art”


Other Publications

“Art and Architecture of the Silk Roads,” in Art and its Histories, edited by H. Horton and M. Muratov. Cognella Publishing, beta edition forthcoming.