Lisp50 Notes part VI: The Future of Lisp « Learning Lisp
And unlike some of the talks that were tinged with a little bitterness, a sense of loss, or a sense of nostalgia, Hickey was upbeat and forward looking. “Lisp as an idea is still vibrant, especially among young developers,” he said. “People are excited about Lisp and the idea of Lisp.” ........... After JonL was finished responding, a young developer in the back could not contain himself. “This is the best thing I’ve ever heard in any conference,” he said. “Great work.”Great series of reports from Lisp50, and a great deal of excitement about Clojure.
And that’s what the Lisp50 conference was about.