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Calixte Kpenou

Calixte Kpenou


B.A in English language, literature and civilization - Université d'Angers 2018
M.A French and Francophone Studies - University of Arizona, 2023

Professional Bio

Calixte Kpenou earned an M.A in French and Francophone Studies at the University of Arizona. She is currently a PhD student at the Pennsylvania State University in French and Francophone Studies. She is pursuing a dual title in Women's, Gender, and Sexuality Studies. Her research focuses on feminism in the Francophone space, especially used by the oppressors during colonization, and in present days against religious communities and  LGBTQ+ communities.