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Spring Speaker Series Talk — Pan-American Computing: Regional Integration and U.S. Corporate Power at the Origins of South American Computer Markets


Join us on Mon., April 8, '24  at 4-5:30pm in MIT's Hayden Library, 14-130 The Nexus This talk analyzes the role of U.S. empire in the creation of South American markets for tabulating equipment and early mainframe computers. Grounded in two major programs—the 1940 Census of the Americas and the 1960s Latin American Free Trade […]