Sean M. Burke
EHLO! The rumors are true: I'm Sean!
I'm made out of meat and
My superpowers include programming, sleeping, proofreading,
loathing bad interfaces,
and not answering the telephone.
I've written some stuff—
- Perl modules,
- Some Unix-ish utilities,
- The book Perl & LWP
buy the touchable feelable paper edition:
- The book RTF Pocket Guide
- About a dozen articles for The Perl Journal,
which are mostly collected in
Best of The Perl Journal: Games, Diversions &
but which you can see
in here, in roughly the form they appeared as in print.
- My master's thesis, The Design of Online Lexicons,
which also appears, abridged, as a chapter in
A Practical Guide to Lexicography.
on how some higher-order (metafunctional) features of Perl and Lisp
I've also been a programmer and/or consultant on a bunch of
different Native North American dictionary projects. And I've
been a tech-editor and/or consulting editor on about a dozen
technical books. I have been
occasionally sighted at
tech conferences, giving talks about, oh,