Modern Greek Studies Association


The MGSA 8th biennial pedagogy workshop

The 8th biennial pedagogy workshop for faculty teaching Modern Greek language and culture courses will take place in NY on Friday 2nd November and Saturday 3rd November 2018 and will be hosted by Columbia University. We would like to invite you to participate in this event to take the opportunity to discuss the future of language learning and teaching in Higher Education in USA. 

The theme of the workshop is –

The Future of Modern Greek language learning and teaching in Higher Education in the US: Opportunities and Challenges

We invite proposals for the Saturday Session. Topics may include:

Please send a proposal, maximum length 250 words. Proposals should include a clear description of materials, curricula, project or issue to be work-shopped.  Each workshop session will be limited to 45 minutes, which will include ample time for discussion, exchange of ideas and activities on said project or topic.

Please send your proposal to Elsa Amanatidou.

Deadline for submission of proposals, June 15, 2018.


The 8th biennial pedagogy workshop is supported by the MGSA and the Program in Hellenic Studies at Columbia University and is organised by the MGSA Undergraduate Studies committee, comprising of Nikolas Kakkoufa (Columbia), Despina Margomenou (Michigan) and Elsa Amanatidou (chair, Brown).