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Parasitic Programming Languages
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| by David Nolen Follow 1 Followers on Jun 30, 2017 |

David Nolen examines the benefits and tradeoffs associated with creating a language based on an existing runtime, with a special focus on the Clojure and ClojureScript projects.

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David Nolen is a software engineer at Cognitect, a software consultancy and database company. He contributes to various open source Clojure libraries and is the lead developer of ClojureScript, a dialect of Clojure that targets modern JavaScript runtimes.

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