Barbara Wisch


Barbara Wisch’s (PhD 1985) A Companion to Early Modern Rome, 1492–1692, edited by Pamela M. Jones, Barbara Wisch, and Simon Ditchfield, Brill’s Companions to European History 17 (Leiden: Brill, 2019), was chosen as the joint recipient of the 2020 Roland H. Bainton Prize for Reference Works by the Sixteenth Century Society & Conference, an international scholarly organization. Among the thirty multidisciplinary essays are “Building Brotherhood: Confraternal Piety, Patronage, and Place” by Wisch and “Printers and Publishers in Early Modern Rome” by Evelyn Lincoln (PhD 1994).