This issue is a preview of things to come. We’ve selected four articles that reflect what The Recompiler is about: technology, learning, and participation; from writers with a wide range of experience in this field. If you’re not a subscriber yet, join us now to receive Issues 1-4 in your mailbox.

A picture of Grace Hopper with COBOL team members and UNIVAC I
Grace Hopper and UNIVAC I
credit: Smithsonian Institution

We Can All Be Technical With the Right Teacher, by Nora Miller

Beginning with Regular Expressions, by Emily St.

Bad Metaphors, by Thursday Bram

Our Friend the Compiler, by Amy Farrell