|Caitlin Mims is a first-year PhD student studying under Dr. Lynn Jones. Her work focuses on cross-cultural exchanges in the medieval world, with an emphasis on the movement of Byzantine luxury goods.
Caitlin graduated with her BA from the University of Tampa in 2016, earning magna cum laude in history with a minor in art history. She completed her MA in art history at Florida State University in 2019. As a graduate student, she presented at the 18th Vagantes Conference on Medieval Studies, the Graduate Studies Conference at the Newberry Library, and the 36th annual FSU Art History Graduate Symposium. Her forthcoming article, “The Identity and Reception of the Byzantine Croce degli Zaccaria,” will be published in the fall in the art history journal, Athanor.