NEILL, A(lexander) S(utherland)

NEILL, A(lexander) S(utherland)
   UK educationist who gained fame for revolutionary theories about the teaching of children and who cofounded the International School - first on the Continent, then (from 1921) at Summerhill in the UK - toput them into practice. Fictionalized accounts like A Dominie's Log (1915) popularized his arguments, and his sf novel, The Last Man Alive (1938), was read aloud to his pupils. The DISASTER it recounts is readable but unoriginal.

Science Fiction and Fantasy Encyclopedia. . 2011.

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