Duane Brayboy is a Tuscarora Teacher, Language Leader and Spiritual Inspiration! A member of the Tuscarora Nation of North Carolina, Brayboy tirelessly teaches his tribal language to his people. A central figure in reclaiming his Native nation’s mother tongue and Indigenous life ways, Brayboy now helps tribal members to learn how to speak their Tuscarora language.
Recently, Brayboy joined WHISPER N THUNDER MAGAZINE as a contributing writer. He is also featured in a new episode of AMPLIFY, a Canadian television program. Prayer, ceremony, dance and medicine represent powerful parts of this leader’s life.
Duane Brayboy walks wisely on Mother Earth. He embodies the Tuscarora teaching of “keeping a good mind.” Cultural expert and Native educator Duane Brayboy is a fantastic role model, family man and facilitator of Cultural Survival.