Our Guest, Brian Lonsdorf
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Brian on YouTube
PolyConf 2016 will be taking place on June 30th – July 2nd. Visit http://polyconf.com/ to keep updated with news as more details become available.
Curry On is taking place July 18th and 19th in Rome. Visit curry-on.org to find out more and to register.
Full Stack Fest will be hold in Barcelona on September 5-9th. You can check out 2016.fullstackfest.com/call-for-papers —to find out more and submit your paper too.
If you have a conference related to functional programming, contact me, and I will be happy to announce it.
Hey Underscore, You’re Doing It Wrong! presentation
Professor Frisby’s Mostly Adequate Guide to Functional Programming
Professor Frisby videos
How Brian got into Functional Programming
Domain Driven Design
How Brian defines Functional Programming
Sneaking in functional programming “envy” into work in object oriented paradigms
“But language X is not functional”
Feeling of first moving from functional programming from object oriented
Importance of mathematical abstractions and composition
“this is the leakiest abstraction in the world”
David Chambers talking Ramda on Episode 31
“Composability is my number one agenda in the world”
React vs Elm vs PureScript as in intro to the functional style
Thermite in PureScript
Halogen in PureScript
Using FreeMonads for npm build scripts and DevOps work
Transition from dynamic to static types
Theorems for Free! by Philip Wadler
Learn and work at understanding and resolving type signatures
Lessons learned between different languages
John DeGoes’ The Next Great Programming Language presentation
Benefits of Sum and Product Types
Thinking about how to be more inclusive
Tips for others to understand functional programming
Strange Loop’s scholarship program
Be humble and honest about your actual knowledge
Working on a series for egghead.io
“Mostly Adequate Guide is not dead”
RxJS, Highland Streams, Data.Task
As always, a giant Thank You goes to David Belcher for the logo design.
One reply on “Functional Geekery Episode 51 – Brian Lonsdorf”
Very interesting episode!
I really like Brian’s approach to be pragmatic and think at the essence of what functional programming means.
I read “Professor Frisby’s Mostly Adequate Guide to Functional Programming” and I found it very well done: Thank You for helping the community!!
Are You going to write the remaining chapters (i found only 10 chapters)?
Any way that You again and Thank Proctor for the show!