Catherine (Cathie) Magee is the compiler for the BPG Parchment Bookbinding page.
Cathie completed a B.A. in Classical Latin and Art History from Drew University. She graduated from the Winterthur/University of Delaware Program in Art Conservation in 2016 with a concentration in Library and Archives Conservation and a minor in Conservation of Photographic Materials. She had two successive postgraduate fellowships at the Walters Art Museum in Baltimore, a Mellon Fellowship in Book Conservation (Nov 2016 - Oct 2018) and a Kress Fellowship (Nov 2018 - Oct 2019). She is currently the Harper-Inglis Fellow in the Conservation Division at the Library of Congress in Washington, D.C. Her research is on the use of water-based gels to treat parchment.