Articles and Book Chapters

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “Traveling Masculinities: Incandescent Postcards, the Bahá’í Faith, and Transcontinental Networks in Africa.” Article in progress.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “How I Decreased My Bride Price and Other Insights about Engaging with African Feminist Histories.” Book chapter in progress. In The State of Scholarship on African Feminist History. Edited by Alicia C. Decker, Jacqueline-Bethel Mougoué and Maha Marouan.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “Over-Making Nyanga: Mastering ‘Natural’ Beauty and Disciplining Excessive Bodily Practices in Metropolitan Cameroon.” Vol. 62, Issue 2 (June 2019): 175-198.

Guest Editor: “Forum Introduction: Bodily Practices and Aesthetic Rituals in Twentieth- and Twenty-First-Century Africa.” Vol. 62, Issue 2 (June 2019): 72-79.



Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “‘Where are all the Women who used to be Good Athletes in their School Days?’: Sports and Gendered Leisure in Anglophone Cameroon in the 1960s and 1970s.” In Africa Every Day: Fun, Leisure, and Expressive Culture on the Continent. Edited by Kemi Balogun, Lisa Gilman, Melissa Graboyes, and Habib Iddrisu, 186-196. Forthcoming with Ohio University Press, November 2019.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “Gender and (Militarized) Secessionist Movements in Africa: An African Feminist’s Reflections.” Meridians: Feminism, Race, Transnationalism Vol. 17, No. 2 (2018): 338-358.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “Intellectual Housewives, Journalism, and Anglophone Nationalism in Cameroon, 1961-72.” Journal of West African History Vol. 3, Issue 2 (2017): 67-92.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “Housewives at Husbands’ Throats: Recalcitrant Wives and Gender Norms in a West African Nation, 1961-1972.” Gender & History Vol. 29, Issue 2 (2017): 405-422.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “African Women do not Look Good in Wigs: Gender, Beauty Rituals and Cultural Identity in Anglophone Cameroon, 1961-1972.” Feminist Africa Issue 21 (2016): 7-22.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “The Anlu Rebellion.” In The Oxford Research Encyclopedia of African History. Edited by Thomas Spear. New York: Oxford University Press, March 2018.

Blog Posts

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “Gender in Cameroon’s Anglophone Crises.” Africa is a Country, June 23, 2019.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “The Coffin Revolution: Historicizing Secessionist Intentions in English-Speaking Cameroon.” Africa is a Country, April 28, 2017.

Mougoué, Jacqueline-Bethel. “Fieldwork as a Diasporan: How I Increased My Bride Price and Other Insights from the Field.” African Studies Association News, September 2012.