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Ben Burt

Ben Burt

Biography

Michael is a chief, community activist and cultural expert of the Kwara’ae people of Malaita who lives in Honiara. Ben Burt works at the British Museum in London. Together they have published books and papers on land tenure, forest resources, oral history and body ornaments, including Kwa’ioloa’s account of his early life, Living Tradition (1997).