June/July 2024

Patrice Nganang

‘Writing Comes From a Place of Danger and Struggle’ Patrice Nganang’s First Draft

Cameroonian academic and author of Dog Days, Patrice Nganang, says social media has led to his transformation as a writer: ‘Social media led to my imprisonment, helped me free a few hundred people from jail, build schools and bridges, and feed incarcerated individuals. Simply put, it made me the writer I always dreamed of becoming.’