Personal Details

Speaker 1

Ms. Shura Giammanco-Economou


Narratives: are they always interweaving? Ms. Shura Giammanco-Economou was born in the United States but was raised in Rome, as her father is Italian and her mother American. She went to an American School, and ever since she has been a bilingual speaker; speaking fluently in English, Greek and Italian. Ms. Economou then continued with her university studies in the United Kingdom, getting a Bachelor of Arts in English and Comparative Literature, a Master of Arts in Cross Cultural Studies and a PGCE in Secondary English. She has been a teacher for 36 years, and she taught in England, Italy, and Cyprus. Ms. Economou has been teaching at the English School of Nicosia since 1999.