Clojure for Newbs: An Introduction
MinneBar, one of the largest BarCamps in the world. He is the co-author of the PeepCode ebook "Receiving Email with Ruby" and has spoken at conferences around the world.
Clojure is real-world Lisp for the JVM (and soon, the CLR). As a functional language with a built-in Software Transactional Memory system, Clojure is ideal for today's highly concurrent architectures.
In this presentation, I'll introduce Clojure as I have learned it, by building a simple Bayesian classifier. This will be an introduction to the language by a fellow newcomer.