Ray Burnett

Ray Burnett was born in Edinburgh, studied in Aberdeen and has lived in the Western Isles for the last 25 years. As well as writing, lecturing and researching within Scotland and presenting papers on various aspects of island studies at international conferences, he remains an inveterate island-goer and continues to travel extensively within the Hebrides. Married with a grown-up family he lives on the Isle of Benbecula where he is Director of the Dicuil Institute of Island Studies.