Colette AGOSSOU HOUETO|
An author from Benin
writing in French
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Colette Sénami Agossou Houeto was born in 1939 in Porto-Novo in Benin. After pursuing her secondary education in Cotonou, she continued her studies, initially at the University of Strasbourg, then at the Universities of Munich and Aix-en-Provence. A teacher by profession, she became Director of Benin's National Institute of Training and Research into Education (1977-1981). From 1986 to 1991 she worked in the BAD program, a project which aimed at integrating women into the country's growth and expansion development programme.
L'Aube sur les cactus [Dawn over the cacti]. Porto-Novo: INFRE, 1981. Poetry.
The University of Western Australia/French
Created: 14 September 1996
Modified: 26 November 1996
Archived: 13 October 2011