A Lazy Sequence

Articles about clojure

Project templates

Leveraging Leiningen templates for great starting out experiences.

06 January 2013

Configuration middleware

This article looks at how Ring middleware and dynamic binding presents a powerful tool for controlling configuration in Clojure web apps.

20 January 2012

A brief overview of the Clojure web stack

Ring is the foundation of web programming in Clojure. It has a broad ecosystem of libraries that fullfil many different roles in the web stack. This article introduces the fundamental concepts of Ring as well as four major libraries, and explains common idioms to help you get started quickly.

01 June 2011

Parsers generating parsers

Following my introduction to fnparse, this article looks at how more common functional programming tools can be leveraged to make parsers that output new parsers.

07 February 2011

Start parsing in Clojure: fnparse

Parser combinators are a powerful way of expressing complex parsers as first class operations in a language with first class functions. This tutorial introduces one such library, fnparse, for Clojure.

07 February 2011

Monads: redux

Thoughts on the appropriateness of monads in Clojure.

14 February 2010

Ghosts in the machine

Following on from looking at state monads in the context of Clojure, this article looks at variations that add different forms of state-m of non-determinism.

11 February 2010

Welcome to the machine

A close look at how the state monad is implemented and used in Clojure.

09 February 2010

On iteration

How Python's view of iteration lead me to Clojure.

04 February 2010