Alice Lynn McMichael is a PhD candidate in Byzantine art history. She earned a BFA in graphic design from Auburn University and an MA in art history from Brooklyn College. She has worked as an art director in publishing and taught art history at Montclair State University and CUNY. Her current research focuses on visuality in late antiquity and the early middle ages. She is interested in Linked Data and digital preservation through photography, and fosters an online community at her website, Documenting Cappadocia which is part of the New Media Lab. She has lectured and exhibited work at Centotto gallery in Brooklyn and blogs at After Vasari.