Regarding Race, Nation, and Our Future

Written Work by Graham T. Baden

Pan-African, Pan-Cameroonian: The Exceptionalism and Entanglement of Cameroon’s Independence History

    Pan-African, Pan-Cameroonian: The Exceptionalism and Entanglement of Cameroon’s Independence History   The Republic of Cameroon is known affectionately by many names. For geographic reasons, it is known in … Continue reading

June 12, 2014 · 3 Comments

Happy Cameroon National Day!

A message from Secretary of State John Kerry: “On behalf of President Obama and the American people, I congratulate the people of Cameroon as you celebrate your national day on … Continue reading

May 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Pan-African, Pan-Cameroonian: The Success, Influence, and Failure of the Union des Populations Camerounais

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April 28, 2014 · Leave a comment

Presentation– Imagining a Bilingual Nation

Power Point: Imagining a Bilingual Nation PDF: Imagining a Bilingual Nation

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Imagining a Bilingual Nation: A Study of Cameroon’s Independence and Reunification at its Fiftieth Anniversary

Abstract: Considering the unique position of the Cameroons, having had three colonial rulers within the 20th century, what were the political, social, and economic reasons for the unification of Anglophone … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · 2 Comments

Ruben Um Nyobe

This man is fascinating! I wrote a paper about Cameroonian independence in 2012 (I finally uploaded it) and I really want to flesh it out with new information about Nyobe. It’s just … Continue reading

March 19, 2014 · Leave a comment

Critical Analysis — Ferdinand Oyono’s Houseboy

Ferdinand Oyono begins his haunting tragedy at the end of a Cameroonian houseboy’s life. “Brother, what are we,” Toundi Onduo asks as he enjoys his last arki, only minutes before … Continue reading

February 17, 2014 · 56 Comments