Dr.

Marion Romberg

marion.romberg(at)oeaw.ac.at  
+43-1-51581-7324

Marion Romberg is a member of the research unit History of the Habsburg Monarchy and co-head of the project „"The Viennese Court – A prosopographical portal" (VieCPro).

Brief Biography


Marion Romberg studied Art History and History at the University of Vienna as well as Business Administration in Germany, New Zealand, and England. In 2016 she got her PhD in History from the University of Vienna. She was a scholarship holder of the Gerda Henkel Foundation and a project member in two FWF projects "Continent Allegories in the Baroque Age" and "The Diaries and Tagzettel of Cardinal Ernst Adalbert von Harrach (1598–1667). Edition and Commentary" at the University of Vienna. Since 2017 she teaches at the University of Vienna’s Department of History and in 2020/2021 also at the University of Bonn’s Department of History. She was an editor of the scientific portal Habsburg Discussion Network (2010–2020) and is member of the board of the Austrian Society for 18th Century Studies (since 2008).

Research Interests


Period: 16th to 18th centuries.
Area: Southern Germany, Habsburg Monarchy
Topics: cultural history, historical visual culture, history of everyday life and piety (especially fraternities), history of ideas and mentalities, baroque frescoes, representation of rulers, digital projects, Viennese Court

Selected Publications


  • Digital Eighteenth Century: Central European Perspectives, Vienna: Böhlau Verlag 2019, ed. together with Thomas Wallnig and Joelle Weiß
  • Romberg, Marion, Die Welt im Dienst des Glaubens. Erdteilallegorien in Dorfkirchen auf dem Gebiet des Fürstbistums Augsburg im 18. Jahrhundert, Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag 2017 (Dissertation).
  • The Language of Continent Allegories in Baroque Central Europe, Stuttgart: Franz Steiner Verlag 2016, hg. gemeinsam mit Wolfgang Schmale und Josef Köstlbauer
  • The Austrian Society for Eighteenth Century Studies. A brief historical overview, in: Frimmel, Johannes/Telesko, Werner/Wallnig, Thomas (Hg.), 18th Century Studies in Austria, 1945–2010, (= The Eighteenth Century and the Habsburg Monarchy – International Series, 3) Wien: Winkler Verlag, 261–280.
  • The Tagzettel and diaries of Cardinal Ernst Adalbert von Harrach: A source for Central European history of the seventeenth century, in: The Medieval History Journal, Vol. 13, 2/2010, 287–314, zusammen mit Katrin Keller
  • E-Learning Geschichte, Wien: Böhlau 2007, hg. gemeinsam mit Wolfgang Schmale, Martin Gasteiner und Jakob Krameritsch

Further Publications

Books

Books

Editions and Collections

Editions and Collections

Articles

Articles

Other Publications

Other Publications