Modern Greek Studies Association

Loyola Marymount University


Year Program Established:1972
Approximate Number of Students Enrolled per academic year: 220-250
Level of Program Offered (and when established):
Minor in Modern Greek Studies - 2000
Day and Evening classes


Full Time Faculty:

Christina Bogdanou, PhD  (Director of Program)

Fr. John Bakas

Demetrios Liappas

Fr. Michael Courey

Kalliopi Kefalas

Eleni Tsaggouri


Sponsoring Departments/Administrative Entities:

The Basil P. Caloyeras Center for Modern Greek Studies

Departments of Classics, History, Theological Studies, Theatre Arts and Dance, and Art History

Does the program offer financial support to students? Yes
Does the institution offer financial support to students? Yes

Recent initiatives in curriculum, collaborative projects, outreach, educational and research support.

Interdisciplinary Studies
Study abroad studies (semester/summer programs)
Community outreach and cultural events
For more information

The Basil P. Caloyeras Center for Modern Greek Studies
Loyola Marymount University
One LMU Drive, Suite 3752
Los Angeles, California 90045-2659 USA

310 338-4463
Fax: 310 338-1947

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Courses Offered


Elementary Modern Greek (I &II)
Intermediate Modern Greek (I &II)
Advanced Modern Greek (I &II)


Modern Greek Literature, Society, and Culture
Comparative Studies (English & Greek)
Interdisciplinary seminars in Modern Greek Cinema and Theater
For more information


Modern Greek History (post 1821)
Greece and the Modern World
Greece and Refugee Movements

Additional Areas:

Photojournalism in Greece
Greek Orthodox Tradition
Greek Orthodox Spirituality

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