In celebration of Ellen Ullman’s classic coding memoir
smoke and mirrors and LinkedIn
From Ftrain.com, my blog, January, 2003
I just finished Ellen Ullman's Close to the Machine (City Lights Books, 1997).
Early in Close to the Machine, Ellen Ullman meets a corporate vice president dressed in a smooth black suit.
In 1986 a Russian programmer named Alexey Pajitnov released a simple, elegant, and demonically addictive computer game called Tetris.
I’m writing this using software made in San Francisco.
by Ellen Ullman
In January 2013, Ellen Ullman’s acclaimed new novel, By Blood, will be published in paperback.
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