Paul graham(pg) the founder of ycombinator has written a ton of essays if you are a tech entrepreneur, you already know most of his essays. The ultimate resource for paul graham essays every known translation is included. July 2004 (this essay is derived from a talk at oscon 2004) a few months ago i finished a new book, and in reviews i keep noticing words like provocative'' and . As the startup incubator's co-founder steps down, graham offers budding entrepreneurs several tips. I'm not sure i've ever read a better essay on the uselessness of stuff you've got to read this essay by paul graham from july, 2007.
Instead, he spends weeks crafting long essays and posts them on his website his writing -- informed by experience helping to start more than. Home essays h&p books yc school arc lisp spam responses faqs raqs quotes rss bio twitter home site mapview full site. This page collects essays (some academic, some not so much), rants, interventions, and reviews which are not (too directly) related to science fiction literature.
The book “hackers & painters” is a collection of paul graham's essays and a must-read for a developer aka hacker or non-technical startuper. It's been brewing in my mind for a while to write a criticism on paul graham's arc lisp and his essay about ideal language of the various. Essays of famous computer scientist, entrepreneur, venture capitalist, author, and blogger paul graham visualized as infographics.
I would read his book hackers and painters to start but the indispensable essays are: 1 how to make wealth: 2 how to start. In 2001 he started publishing essays on paulgrahamcom, which in 2015 got 34 million page views in 2005 he and jessica livingston, robert morris, and. I've also taught literature courses--methods of critical analysis, critical survey of literature, the short story, the personal essay, and senior seminars outside. Paul graham's y combinator has stormed silicon valley and the sale, graham found a creative outlet writing essays and posting them to his.
Paul graham is an english born computer scientist, entrepreneur, venture capitalist, author, and essayist he is best known for his work. This weekend i read an uncannily familiar essay by paul graham called how to get startup ideas what was uncanny about the essay was. About two years ago, the lisp programmer and dot-com millionaire paul graham wrote an essay entitled hackers and painters, in which he. Building great founding teams, founding- teams/ essays by paul graham located at .
I remember two paul graham essays that particularly resonated with me — hackers and painters, and why nerds are unpopular they were. General and surprising charisma / power the risk of discovery this year we can end the death penalty in california how to make pittsburgh a startup. A tale of two schedules in 2009, tech investor paul graham published an influential essay titled maker's schedule, manager's schedule.