Ogborn, Miles



Catherine Nash

Miles Ogborn is Professor of Geography at Queen Mary University of London.  He is the author of Spaces of Modernity: London’s Geographies, 1680-1780 (Guilford, 1998) and Indian Ink: Script and Print in the Making of the English East India Company (University of Chicago Press, 2007).  He was awarded a Philip Leverhulme Prize in 2001 and has been honoured as the inaugural Distinguished Historical Geographer (2009) by the Association of American Geographers.

On Rorotoko:

On his book Global Lives: Britain and the World, 1550-1800
(Our Cover Feature of May 07, 2009)