Marion Romberg: America in religious Allegories

Marion Romberg discusses how the image of America (with feather crowns, parrots, and crocodiles) was popularized in early modern times with Jonathan Singerton. Marion Romberg is a research associate at the Department of Habsburg and Balkan Studies at the Austrian Academy of Sciences (Vienna, Austria), the network editor of the Habsburg Discussion Network, and a Member of the Board of Directors for the Austrian Society for 18th Century Studies.

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1) Marion Romberg:
2) Department of Habsburg and Balkan Studies:
3) Habsburg Discussion Network:
4) Austrian Society for 18th Century Studies: