Loyola University Chicago

John Felice Rome Center


Giacchetti, Stefano

Title/s:  Assistant Professor



Dr. Stefano Giacchetti Ludovisi received his PhD in Philosophy (with distinction) from Loyola University Chicago, his MA from San Diego State University and his Laurea in Sociology from the University of Rome "La Sapienza".

His area of research broadly addresses Continental Philosophy, with a special focus on aesthetics, the Renaissance and political philosophy. His area of concentration is in Critical Theory, and in particular in the works of T. W. Adorno. He has also extensively published and presented articles on Nietzsche, Marx and Schopenhauer. His latest book (as editor and contributor) Nostalgia for a Redeemed Future: Critical Theory has been recently published by the University of Delaware Press.

He is currently member of the executive committee of the Society for European Philosophy and organizer of the yearly conferences on critical theory in Rome. He has given lectures and presented papers in several worldwide institutions, such as universities in the U.S., Italy, Canada, Poland, Ireland, Portugal, Mexico, Brazil and UK.