CS655: Programming Languages, Spring 2001
Manifest: Tuesday 20 February 2001
Assignments Thursday, 22 February Problem Set 2 Readings
Read at least two of these before class Thursday:
- Fred Brooks, Language Design as Design, HOPL-II keynote address, 1993. Brooks won the Turing Award last year, and wrote The Mythical Man-Month about IBM's 360 Project.
- Guy L. Steele, Growing a Language, OOPSLA 1998 Keynote. Guy Steele was a co-designed of Scheme, and one of the leading proponents of Java (and a co-author of the Java Language Specificaion).
- Tony Hoare, Hints on Programming Language Design, 1973.
University of Virginia
Department of Computer Science
CS 655: Programming Languages