I’d like to share this thought-provoking interview from The Daily Papert with Dr. Cynthia Solomon and Dr. Wally Feurzeig, two of the creators of the Logo programming language. I appreciate how this interview describes the educational and technological environment in which Logo developed. Logo history Interview from Gary Stager on Vimeo.
I gave two presentations at KansasFest 2011, the first an introduction to the Logo programming language and the second a survey of small turtle robots contemporary with the Apple II. Ken Gagne recorded the presentations and has kindly made the videos available. Turtle Robots LOGO: History and Programming
KansasFest 2011 is over, and it was awesome. My HackFest theme this year was “learn new stuff.” I used an enhanced Apple IIe that I didn’t own until the first day of KansasFest. I used an RC System’s DoubleTalk speech synthesizer for the first time. I used and learned Terrapin Logo 1.0 for the first time, [...]