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A History of Clojure

Description and link to paper: https://clojure.org/about/history

Deconstructing Lisp

  1. Code is Data
  2. read/print
  3. Small Core Language
  4. Tangible at Runtime
  5. REPL
  6. Flexible

Lispy decisions

  1. Lisp-1
  2. Macros
  3. Reader Macros
  4. Tail calls and recursion

Differences

  1. Abstractions at the bottom
  2. Seqs and laziness
  3. Functional

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