Loyola University Chicago

Modern Languages and Literatures

Faculty & Staff Directory

Elena Spilioti

Title/s:  Part-Time Instructor

Office #:  CC213

Phone: 773-508-2850

Email: espilio@luc.edu


MA University of Rome, Italy

MA Columbia College Chicago (Broadcast Journalism)

BA University of London (Politics and International Relations)

Language certificates

French: Sorbonne II concentration History of the European Community

German:  Grosses Sprachdiplom GOETHE Institute concentration German Literature

Research Interests

Language learning and related challenges   

National identity in the 21 century

International Relations and contemporary anomie

Art and architecture in movies

Music as fun and as a tool in language learning

Courses Taught

Italian  levels 101-103



FACETS Lectures on Italian cinema and on movies on Identity

Selected Publications

Podcasts on international current affairs