Works (71)

Updated: July 5th, 2023 15:51

2021 journal article

Land of My Dreams

Feminist Africa, 2(2), 95–107. https://journals.ug.edu.gh/index.php/fa/article/view/1518

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 31, 2023

2020 journal article

Am I Anglophone? Identity politics and postcolonial trauma in Cameroon at war

Journal of the African Literature Association, 14(2), 180–197.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi n

co-author countries: United States of America 🇺🇸
Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 27, 2023

2020 journal article

Fragmented Nation or the Anglophone-Francophone Problem in Cameroon

Journal of the African Literature Association, 14(2), 171–172.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi n & G. Doho*

co-author countries: United States of America 🇺🇸
Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 27, 2023

2020 book

Special issue on Fragmented Nation or the Anglophone-Francophone Problem in Cameroon

In JALA: Journal of the African Literature Association (Vol. 14).

Ed(s): J. Nfah-Abbenyi & G. Doho

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 31, 2023

2020 chapter

When real frogs fall from the skies

In J. Ashuntantang & D. Tande (Eds.), Bearing Witness: Poems from a Land in Turmoil (pp. 36–38). Spears Books.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): J. Ashuntantang & D. Tande

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 31, 2023

2019 chapter

Femme nue, femme noire (2003; Calixthe Beyala

In H. Chiang (Ed.), Global Encyclopedia of Gay, Lesbian, Bi sexual, Transgender, and Queer (LGBT) History (pp. 968–969). Charles Scribner’s Sons.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): H. Chiang

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 31, 2023

2019 chapter

Home is Where You Mend the Roof

[Reprint]. In M. Busby (Ed.), New Daughters of Africa: An International Anthology of Writing by Women of African Descent (pp. 223–228). Amistad.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): M. Busby

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 31, 2023

2019 journal article

Introduction

Journal of the African Literature Association, 13(1), 1–4.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi n

co-author countries: United States of America 🇺🇸
Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 27, 2023

2019 book

Special issue on The Environments of African Literature

In JALA: Journal of the African Literature Association (Vol. 13).

Ed(s): J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: March 31, 2023

2017 chapter

Penis, Testicles, and Vagina = Penis, Testikels en Vagina

In Wreed schoon: volkssprookjes op reis (pp. 325–327). Kalmthout: Polis.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2017 chapter

The Girl Who Refused Suitors = Het meisje dat alle jongens afwees

In Wreed schoon: volkssprookjes op reis (pp. 113–118). Kalmthout: Polis.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2017 journal article

Unlocking our silences: the ALA Oral History Project

Journal of the African Literature Association, 11(3), 263–268.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi n

co-author countries: United States of America 🇺🇸
Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: November 22, 2020

2016 journal article

Anglophone Cameroon literature: A conversation with Bole Butake

Tydskrif Vir Letterkunde, 53(1), 12.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi n & B. Butake

co-author countries: United States of America 🇺🇸
Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 31, 2023

2016 journal article

Cameroon’s national literatures: An introduction

Tydskrif Vir Letterkunde, 53(1), 5.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi n

co-author countries: United States of America 🇺🇸
Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 31, 2023

2016 journal article

Francophone Cameroon literature: A conversation with Ambroise Kom

Tydskrif Vir Letterkunde, 53(1), 30.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi n & A. Kom*

co-author countries: Cameroon 🇨🇲 United States of America 🇺🇸
Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 31, 2023

2016 book

Special country issue on Cameroon literature

In Tydskrif vir Letterkunde (Vol. 53).

Ed(s): J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2016 chapter

The Sacred Door

In A. Curry (Ed.), A River of Stories: Tales and Poems from Across the Commonwealth (Reprint, Vol. 2, pp. 89–91). Commonwealth Education Trust.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): A. Curry

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2013 chapter

Achebe Tribute

In A. C. Kalu, E. N. Emenyonu, & S. K. Lewis (Eds.), Chinua Achebe (1930-2013): A Tribute (p. 40). Geneva, NY: African Literature Association Books.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): A. Kalu, E. Emenyonu & S. Lewis

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2013 chapter

American Dream

In A. C. Kalu, J. M. Nfah-Abbenyi; & O. Ajayi-Soyinka (Eds.), Reflections : an anthology of new work by African women poets (pp. 108–109). Boulder, Colo.: Lynne Rienner Publishers.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): A. Kalu, J. Nfah-Abbenyi; & O. Ajayi-Soyinka

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2013 chapter

Home is where you mend the roof

In 27 Views of Raleigh: The City of Oaks in Prose & Poetry (pp. 64–75). Hillsborough, NC: Eno Publishers.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2013 chapter

Invisible

In A. Kalu & O. Ajayi-Soyinka (Eds.), Reflections: An Anthology of New Work by African Women Poets (pp. 105–107). Boulder, Colo: Lynne Rienner Publishers.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): A. Kalu & O. Ajayi-Soyinka

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2013 book

Reflections: An Anthology of New Work by African Women Poets

(A. Kalu, J. M. Nfah-Abbenyi, & O. Ajayi-Soyinka, Eds.). Boulder, Colo: Lynne Rienner Publishers.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): A. Kalu, J. Nfah-Abbenyi & O. Ajayi-Soyinka

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2013 journal article

Reviews

Journal of the African Literature Association, 8(1), 104–173.

By: H. Cohen, R. Cancel, M. Kruger, E. Eisenberg, S. Darlington, J. Yusin, D. Handlarski, A. Carrington ...

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: August 28, 2020

2012 journal article

Introduction: Orality and Indigenous Knowledge in the Age of Globalization

The Global South, 5(2), 1–6.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi*

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 31, 2023

2012 book

Special supplement on Anglophone Cameroonian Poetry

In Free Verse (Vol. 22).

Ed(s): J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2011 book

Special issue on Indigenous Knowledge and Intellectual Property Rights in the Age of Globalization

In The Global South (Vol. 5).

Ed(s): J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2010 journal article

Plantain Leaf Baby

Mythium: The Journal of Contemporary Literature and Cultural Voices, 1(2), 132–143.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2010 chapter

Slow Poison

In J. Browdy de Hernandez, P. Dongala, O. Jolaosho, & A. Serafin (Eds.), African Women Writing Resistance: An anthology of Contemporary Voices (pp. 198–209). Madison, WI: University of Wisconsin Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): J. Browdy de Hernandez, P. Dongala, O. Jolaosho & A. Serafin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2010 book

Special double issue on Création littéraire et archives de la mémoire/Literary Creation and the Archives of Memory

In Journal des Africanistes 80.1-2 (Vol. 80).

Ed(s): J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2010 chapter

Un-Masking the Mediator: Werewere Liking’s Flashes of Light

In J. Conteh-Morgan & I. Assiba d'Almeida (Eds.), "The Original Explosion That Created Worlds" (pp. 63–88).

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): J. Conteh-Morgan & I. Assiba d'Almeida

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 31, 2023

2009 journal article

Woman of the Lake

Obsidian: Literature in the African Diaspora, 10-11(2-1), 64–77.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2008 article

Africa after Gender?

RESEARCH IN AFRICAN LITERATURES, Vol. 39, pp. 147–148.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi*

Sources: Web Of Science, ORCID
Added: August 6, 2018

2008 book

The Sacred Door and Other Stories: Cameroon Folktales of the Beba

Athens, OH: Ohio University Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2007 journal article

"Creating a Change in Continuity": A Conversation with Makuchi, Author of The Sacred Door and Other Stories Cameroon Folktales of the Beba

Obsidian: Literature of the African Diaspora, 8(2), 53–66.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi & K. Neville Dawes

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2007 chapter

Ecological Postcolonialism in African Women’s Literature

In T. Olaniyan & A. Quayson (Eds.), African Literature: An Anthology of Criticism and Theory (Reprint, pp. 707–714). Blackwell.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): T. Olaniyan & A. Quayson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2007 chapter

Market Scene

In A. C. Kalu (Ed.), The Rienner Anthology of African Literature (pp. 564–572). Denver, Colo: Lynne Rienner.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): A. Kalu

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2007 journal article

The Forest Will Claim You Too

Yellow Medicine Review: A Journal of Indigenous Literature, Art and Thought, 1, 63–80.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2007 chapter

Toward a Lesbian Continuum? Or Reclaiming the Erotic

In T. Olaniyan & A. Quayson (Eds.), African Literature: An Anthology of Criticism and Theory (pp. 746–752). Malden, MA: Blackwell.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): T. Olaniyan & A. Quayson

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2007 journal article

terrorism

Obsidian: Literature of the African Diaspora, 8(2), 23–25.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2005 chapter book

Gender, Feminist Theory, and Post-Colonial (Women’s) Writing

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi*

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 31, 2023

2005 journal article

Slow Poison

Asian Women, 21, 83–99.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2003 book review

Less than One and Double: A Feminist Reading of African Women’s Writing by Kenneth Harrow

[Review of Less than One and Double: A Feminist Reading of African Women’s Writing, by K. Harrow]. Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies, 5(3), 465–467.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2003 book review

The Origins of African American Literature, 1680-1865 by Dickson D. Bruce, Jr.

[Review of The Origins of African American Literature, 1680-1865, by D. D. Bruce Jr.]. The Southern Quarterly, 41(2), 144–148.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2002 journal article

Ah Deh Whiteman Contri

Worldview, 15(1), 51–58.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2002 chapter

Slow Poison

In N. Obradovic (Ed.), The Anchor Book of Modern African Stories (Reprint, pp. 322–336). New York: Anchor Books.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): N. Obradovic

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2002 journal article

Tribute: “Possessed by the Sanza, Francis Bebey extolled Africa’s Dignity and Humanism"

ALA Bulletin, 28(1), 45–47.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2001 chapter

Na Wet Dat? Interrogating the Traffic in Post-Colonialism(s)

In G. Radcliffe & G. Turcotte (Eds.), Compr(om)ising Post- Colonialism(s): Challenging Narratives & Practices (pp. 64–73). Sydney, Australia: Dangaroo Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): G. Radcliffe & G. Turcotte

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2001 chapter

Women’s Sexuality and the Use of the Erotic in Calixthe Beyala

In S. Andrade, M. Rice-Maximim, & A. Songolo (Eds.), Atlantic Cross-Currents/Transatlantiques (pp. 101–115). Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): S. Andrade, M. Rice-Maximim & A. Songolo

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2000 chapter

Calixthe Beyala

In J. E. Miller (Ed.), Who’s Who in Contemporary Women’s Writing (p. 77). London: Routledge.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): J. Miller

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2000 chapter

Tsitsi Dangarembga

In J. E. Miller (Ed.), Who’s Who in Contemporary Women’s Writing (p. 189). London: Routledge.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): J. Miller

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

2000 chapter

Werewere Liking

In J. E. Miller (Ed.), Who’s Who in Contemporary Women’s Writing (p. 36). London: Routledge.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): J. Miller

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1999 journal article

Ah Deh Whiteman Contri

Thamyris, 6(2), 231–240.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1999 chapter

Bridging North and South . . . Notes Towards True Dialogue and Transformation

In N. Amin (Ed.), Canadian Woman Studies: An Introductory Reader (pp. 18–24). Toronto: Inanna Publications and Education Inc.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): N. Amin

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1999 journal article

Contemporary African American Theater: Afrocentricity in the works of Larry Neal, Amiri Baraka, and Charles Fuller by Nilgun Anadolu-Okur

College Literature, 26(1), 214–215.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1999 book review

Is Science Multicultural? Postcolonialisms, Feminisms, and Epistemologies by Sandra Harding

[Review of Is Science Multicultural? Postcolonialisms, Feminisms, and Epistemologies, by S. Harding]. Interventions: International Journal of Postcolonial Studies, 1(4), 629–631.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1999 journal article

Women in Action

ISIS International Manila.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1999 book

Your Madness, Not Mine: Stories of Cameroon

Athens, OH: Ohio University Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1998 chapter

Calixthe Beyala: 1961-

In P. Parekh (Ed.), Postcolonial African Writers: A Bio-Bibliographical Critical Sourcebook (pp. 75–83). Westport, CT: Greenwood Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): P. Parekh

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1998 chapter

Ecological Postcolonialism in African Women’s Literature

In P. Murphy (Ed.), The Literature of Nature: An International Sourcebook (pp. 344–349). Chicago: Fitzroy Dearborn Publishing.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): P. Murphy

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1998 chapter

Flabberwhelmed or Turning History on its Head? The Postcolonial Woman-as-subject in Changes

In A. U. Azodo & G. Wilentz (Eds.), Emerging Perspectives on Ama Ata Aidoo (pp. 281–302). Trenton, NJ: Africa World Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): A. Azodo & G. Wilentz

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1997 journal article

Bridging North and South . . . Notes Towards True Dialogue and Transformation

Canadian Woman Studies, 17(2), 145–148.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1997 book

Gender in African Women’s Writing: Identity, Sexuality, and Difference

Bloomington, IN: Indiana University Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1997 journal article

Market Scene

[Fiction]. The Toronto Review of Contemporary Writing Abroad, 15(3), 45–53.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1997 journal article

Your Madness, Not Mine

Crab Orchard Review, 2(2), 186–194.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1996 chapter

Calixthe Beyala's 'femme-fillette': Womanhood and the Politics of (M)Othering

In O. Nnaemeka (Ed.), The Politics of (M)Othering: Womanhood, Identity, and Resistance in African Literature (pp. 101–113). London: Routledge.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): O. Nnaemeka

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1996 journal article

The Healer

Callaloo, 19(3), 771–776.

By: Makuchi

Sources: Crossref, ORCID
Added: March 31, 2023

1995 chapter

Why (what) am I (doing) here: A Cameroonian Woman?

In M. Gillett & A. Beer (Eds.), Our Own Agendas: Autobiographical Essays by Women Associated with McGill University (pp. 250–261). Montreal & Kingston: McGill-Queen's University Press.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Ed(s): M. Gillett & A. Beer

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1994 journal article

Le petit prince de Belleville and Maman a un amant by Calixthe Beyala

Notre Librairie, (118), 183.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1994 journal article

Reflections of an African woman

Canadian Woman Studies, 14(2), 25–28.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1993 journal article

Women and Gender in Beba Folktales

Simone De Beauvoir Institute Bulletin, 91–103.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

1992 journal article

Linda Alcoff and 'Positionality': Rethinking the Identity Crisis in Feminist Theory

Comparative Literature in Canada/ Littérature Comparée Au Canada, 23(2), 93–100.

By: J. Nfah-Abbenyi

Source: NC State University Libraries
Added: April 29, 2023

Employment

Updated: March 22nd, 2023 11:11

2006 - present

North Carolina State University Raleigh, North Carolina, US
Distinguished Professor of English & Comparative Literature English