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Jonathan Coopersmith

Professor of History, Texas A&M University

Jonathan Coopersmith is a historian of technology at Texas A&M University. He has written about the history of the fax machine (FAXED. The Rise and Fall of the Fax Machine was the co-recipient of the 2016 Business History Conference Hagley Prize for best book in business history), failure and technology, Russian electrification, pornography and communications technologies, and the role of frothy and fraudulent firms in emerging technologies.


  • 2016–present
    Professor, Texas A&M University


AAAS Fellow