Artifact Details

Title

Kay (Alan) oral history

Catalog Number

102658340

Type

Text

Date

2008-11-05

Contributor

Kay, Alan C., Interviewee
Spicer, Dag, Interviewer; Editor

Publisher

Computer History Museum

Place of Publication

Mountain View, California

Description

Alan Kay is an American computer Scientist best known for his pioneering work on object-oriented programming and window graphical user interface design. He has been elected a Fellow of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the National Academy of Engineering, and the Royal Society of Arts.

Category

Transcription

Subject

Kay, Alan; Dynabook; Xerox PARC

Collection Title

Oral history collection

Lot Number

X5062.2009