The Metropolitan History Workshop presents a public lecture:



Landscapes of Knowledge:

   History and the High-Tech Suburb,

from the Bay Area to Bangalore


Margaret Pugh O'Mara

Assistant Professor of History

University of Washington



Friday, Sept. 14, 1:00-2:30 p.m.

Angell Hall, Room G115



Margaret O'Mara is the author of Cities of Knowledge: Cold War Science and the Search for the Next Silicon Valley (Princeton, 2005).  Her lecture is drawn from a new book project about the metropolitan landscapes of knowledge production (university campuses, research parks, high-tech districts) through comparative analysis of the United States, China, and India.


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