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NYC LOCAL: Tuesday 11 January 2011 Lisp NYC: Tamreen Khan on Pharen, a L

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Subject: NYC LOCAL: Tuesday 11 January 2011 Lisp NYC: Tamreen Khan on Pharen, a Lisp to PHP Compiler
Date: 9 Jan 2011 23:24:22 -0500

  what="official Lisp NYC announcement"
  rsvp="requested, name only, see below"
  place="The Port Of Authority Weapons Building
         111 Eighth Avenue
         Island of the Manahattoes
         for directions to correct entrance"

 Date: Tue, 04 Jan 2011 19:08:26 -0500
 From: heow <>
 To: LispNYC <>
 Subject: [Lisp] Lisp Meeting: January 11th, 7:00 at Google

 Join is Tuesday, January 11th from 7:00 to 9:00 at Google

 Name-only RSVP is required:

 Tamreen Khan presents: Pharen, the Lisp to PHP Compiler

      PHP has been criticized for, among other things, simply
      being bad. Pharen is a Lisp to PHP compiler that tries to
      solve the syntactic side of this issue by taking code in a
      lispy dialect and spitting out the PHP equivalent.

      The presentation covers the rationale of the project,
      features that make it lispy (parentheses, tail recursion
      optimization, macros) and features that make it work with

 Tamreen Khan is a student studying computer science at NYU. He usually
 works with PHP or Python, sometimes professionally and has
 occasionally made some even worse languages.


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