Anna Spitzbart holds a master’s degree in History from the Paris-Lodron-University Salzburg. She received a certificate from Harvard University (“Introduction to Digital Humanities”) in summer 2019 and specializes in the field of digital editions and text markup. From 2019 to 2021 she was an editorial member of the e-journal historioPLUS. From March 2020 to September 2022 she was a project member of the FWF-funded project "The Mediality of Diplomatic Communication - Habsburg Envoys in Constantinople in the Mid-17th Century" led by Univ.-Prof. Dr. Arno Strohmeyer at the Paris-Lodron-University Salzburg. Since October 2021, she is a PhD candidate and a member of the FWF-funded research project “FAMILY MATTERS. FEMALE DYNASTIC AGENCY IN THE CORRESPONDENCE OF EMPRESS ELEONORA MAGDALENA OF PFALZ-NEUBURG (1655-1720) (FWF P 34651) led by Univ.Doz. Dr. Katrin Keller at the IHB.
Period: 17th-20th centuries
Area: Habsburg Monarchy, Holy Roman Empire, Ottoman Empire
Topics: Early Modern Period, Gender History, History of the Imperial Court in Vienna, letter correspondences and ego-documents of the nobility, Digital Humanities, Digital Editions