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Strachey: school master, language designer, colleague

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Duration: 0:44:11 | Added: 26 Jun 2017
In this panel discussion, three people who knew Christopher Strachey in different contexts talk about their memories of him.

Michael Jackson discusses being taught by Strachey as a boy at Harrow, David Hartley talks about work with Strachey on the programming language CPL, and Roger Penrose remembers working with Strachey at the National Research Development Corporation and introducing him to lambda calculus.

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