The focus of the book is the multifaceted work
of the Italian researcher Elettra Giaconi (1930-2020), whose studies concerned
subjects as Dante Alighieri and the Florentine Humanism, the work of Giacomo Leopardi,
the Futurists, and also artistic themes such as music and the visual arts.
Texts by Giuseppina Adamini, Anna Agostini, Júlia Benavent, Telesforo Bernardi,
Flavio Boggi, Daniele Cianchi and Nicola Bianchi, Giovanni Cipriani, Alessandro
Cortesi, Giovanna Frosini, Diletta Nesti, Maria Camilla Pagnini, Karl
Schlebusch, Paolo Emilio Tomei, Giovanna Uzzani, Paolo Viti.