Indian By Birth

Native Identity – The Lumbee Tribe is the largest tribe east of the Mississippi River and the ninth largest in the nation. Stripped of their heritage language generations ago, the Lumbee Indians of today find expression for their cultural identity in a unique dialect of English.

This documentary is one of three features available on “The Road Less Traveled – Three Features on Language and Life in North Carolina,” along with “This Side of the River” and “Hyde Talk.



USA – 2013 – 27 minutes




From “Indian By Birth”