A.S. Neill(1883-1973), Child psychologist and writer
Alexander Sutherland Neill
Sitter in 2 portraits
Educator, child psychologist and writer. A pioneer in the 'free school' movement, founder of Summerhill in Leiston, Suffolk (1924). A self-governing community, it aimed to 'fit the child - instead of making the child fit the school'.
Listen to a series of podcasts exploring the lives of pioneering women, past and present.
William Eggleston was closely associated with the alternative music scene in Memphis. Revisit our 2016 exhibition and listen to a special playlist.
Links to audio and transcripts of interviews with artists, sitters and historic recordings.