"Paul Kishosha's Children"

Title"Paul Kishosha's Children"
Year for Search2010
AuthorsEdgett, Ken
Secondary Authorsde Vries, Jetse
Secondary TitleShine: An Anthology of Near-future, Optimistic Science Fiction
Pagination382-408 with an editor's note on 381-82
Date Published2010
PublisherSolaris
Place PublishedOxford, Eng.
KeywordsMale author, US author
Annotation

Eutopia brought about by an individual scientist dedicating himself to effectively teaching science to African children. The story traces the transformation of a single African village where the scientist lives as the influence of his teaching gradually spreads throughout African and the rest of the world.

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Author Note

The author is a geologist whose work focuses on Mars.

Full Text

2010 Edgett, Ken. “Paul Kishosha’s Children.” Shine: An Anthology of Near-future, Optimistic Science Fiction. Ed. Jetse de Vries (Oxford, Eng.: Solaris, 2010), 382-408 with an editor’s note on 381-82. PSt

Eutopia brought about by an individual scientist dedicating himself to effectively teaching science to African children. The story traces the transformation of a single African village where the scientist lives as the influence of his teaching gradually spreads throughout African and the rest of the world. The author is a geologist whose work focuses on Mars.