Codicology and the arts of the book of the central Islamic lands, ca 1000–1500
Sufi material culture (particularly the Mevlevis)
Orientalism in art and design, museology and Islamic art historiography
Islamic Manuscripts of Late Medieval Rūm, 1270s–1370s: Production, Patronage and the Arts of the Book (Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press).
“The 1373 Mas̲navī of Tāj al-Dīn Shaykh Ḥusayn Bey,” Journal of the Royal Asiatic Society.
“Illuminated Qurʾan manuscripts of late medieval Rūm,” in The Word Illuminated: Form and Function of Qur’anic Manuscripts, ed. Simon Rettig and Sana Mirza (Washington, D.C.: Smithsonian Institution Scholarly Press).
“The Illuminations of Mukhlis ibn ʿAbdallah al-Hindi: Identifying Manuscripts from Late Medieval Konya,” Muqarnas 36 (2019): 41–60.
“An Illuminated Manuscript of Early Fourteenth-Century Konya? Anīs al-Qulūb (MS Ayasofya 2984, Süleymaniye Kütüphanesi, Istanbul),” Journal of Islamic Manuscripts 8, no. 1 (2017): 85–122.
“Persian Carpets and the South Kensington Museum: Design, Scholarship and Collecting in Late Nineteenth-Century Britain,” Journal of Design History 30, no. 3 (2017): 265–81.
“Patrons and Artists at the Crossroads: The Islamic Arts of the Book in the Lands of Rūm, 1270s–1370s (thesis abstract),” Comparative Oriental Manuscript Studies Bulletin 3, no. 1 (2017): 48–51.
“Rebuilding Anatolia after the Mongol Conquest: Islamic Architecture in the Lands of Rum, 1240–1330’ by Patricia Blessing,” Journal of Near Eastern Studies 74, no. 2 (2015): 388–90.