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Ellen Ullman

Ellen Ullman wrote her first computer program in 1978. She went on to have a twenty-year career as a programmer and software engineer. Her essays and books have become landmark works describing the social, emotional, and personal effects of technology. She is the author of two novels: By Blood , a New York Times Notable Book; and The Bug , a runner-up for the Pen/Hemingway Award. Her memoir, Close to the Machine , about her life as a software engineer during the internet's first rise, became a...See more