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Author Mark McDonnell

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Mark is currently the tech lead for the BBC News Frameworks team; the author of Pro Vim (published by Apress) and Programming in Clojure (self published with LeanPub)

Mark’s technical interests are wide and varied: *nix tools, Clojure, Go, Rust, JRuby and functional programming. Along with promoting solid object-oriented principles, microservices architecture, AWS services and distributed/concurrent systems design.

Outside of the tech world Mark plays guitar, practices a myriad of martial arts (jiu-jitsu, ishinryu karate and kickboxing) and is a pretty mean ballroom dancer.