Assistant Professor of Religious Studies and Judaic Studies at Brown University


University of Pennsylvania: PhD, Religious Studies

Harvard Divinity School: MTS, Judaic Studies

Princeton University: AB, Religious Studies, Certificate in Judaic Studies


“Mani the Anchorite, Mani the Apostle: The Cologne Mani Codex and Syrian Asceticism,” Vigiliae Christianae (Forthcoming)

“Mani’s Metivta: Manichaean Pedagogy in its Late Antique Mesopotamian Context,” Harvard Theological Review 114.3 (2021): 346-370.

“‘Once Again He Speaks’: Performance and the Anthological Habit in the Manichaean Kephalaia,” Journal of Late Antiquity 14.2 (2021): 435-470.

“The Baptist Followers of Mani: Reframing the Cologne Mani Codex,Numen 66 (2019): 243-270.

ed. with Annette Yoshiko Reed, “Reorienting Ancient Judaism: Syrian, Mesopotamian, and Persian Perspectives,” special issue of Journal of Ancient Judaism 9.2 (2018): 144-310.

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    Manichaean Literature in Late Antiquity (Ongoing)

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