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History and critique of LISP

John McCarthy 1960, Recursive Functions of Symbolic Expressions and their Computation by Machine

John McCarthy 1979, History of Lisp

John McCarthy 1980, LISP - Notes on its Past and Future

Rodney A. Brooks and Richard P. Gabriel 1984, A Critique of Common Lisp

Richard P. Gabriel and Steele 1993, The Evolution of Lisp

Richard P. Gabriel and Kent M. Pitman 2001, Technical Issues of Separation in Function Cells and Value Cells

Ron Garret 2006, How Common Lisp sucks

Aesthetics and other aspects of LISP

Richard P. Gabriel's site http://www.dreamsongs.com/

Paul Graham's site http://paulgraham.com/