Odete Semedo (1636 words)

Wellington Marçal de Carvalho (Federal University of Minas Gerais)
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Maria Odete da Costa Semedo was born on September 7th, 1959, in Bissau, the capital of Guinea-Bissau. She graduated in Portuguese Studies - Languages and Modern Literatures at the Universidade Nova de Lisboa. She also earned a PhD degree in Letters / Literatures of Portuguese Language, in 2010, at Pontifícia Universidade Católica in the state of Minas Gerais, Brazil. She is currently a teacher of Portuguese and was director of Escola Normal Superior Tchico Té in Bissau. She is also a collaborating professor at Colinas de Boé University, in the capital of the country. She worked as a Minister of National Education and President of the Commission of the United Nations Educational, Scientific and …

Citation: Marçal de Carvalho, Wellington. "Odete Semedo". The Literary Encyclopedia. First published 22 December 2020 [https://www.litencyc.com/php/speople.php?rec=true&UID=14317, accessed 21 June 2021.]

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