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@@ -5,4 +5,17 @@ description: Developing a Scheme interpreter in Ruby
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# About
-This is a test.
+Schemer is an experimental Ruby implementation of the Scheme programming
+language as defined in the [R6RS specification](http://www.r6rs.org/). Its
+goal is purely to experiment and learn from the various topics and issues
+involved in developing a language interpreter.
+
+This idea was born as a personal project developed for the [Ruby Mendicant
+University](http://university.rubymendicant.com) during its Session 5.
+
+Along with the implementation of the language itself, an interesting point of
+this project is also providing an [article series](/schemer/series), a
+tutorial about the paths taken and decisions made during the design,
+implementation and extensions of the project. Writing this series will
+hopefully serve both as a guideline for myself and for others interested in
+a sometimes over-feared topic, namely programming languages.
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# Contribute
-This is a test.
+For now, at least until the project is finished and evaluated by the RMU, I
+can't accept any patches or enhancements —of course, I greatly appreciate
+any kind of feedback you want to give me about the project. Keep posted!

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