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Andrée Clair – biography, fact, career, awards, net worth and life story

IntroNigerien writer
Was Writer 
Critic 
Literary critic 
Non-fiction writer 
From Nigeria 
Type Literature 
Genderfemale
Birth 5 May 1916, France
Death 1 January 1982
(aged 65 years)

Andrée Clair (May 5, 1916 – 1982) was a writer who was born in France, but is associated with Niger. She was noted for her ethnographic study of Niger and writing children’s books set in Africa. From 1961 to 1974 she was on a cultural mission to the President of Niger. Her books include Bemba [An African Adventure].