The Fondazione Silvestro Marcucci - ONLUS was created in the year 2006 in Lucca, to honor the memory of Prof. Silvestro Marcucci, who suddenly passed away in the evening of December 26th, 2005.
Prof. Silvestro Marcucci, prominent expert of Kant and the kantianism, has left a vast collection of monographies, manuscripts and notes. Of interest is also the correspondence with philosophers and researchers of known reputation of his times.
The Foundation seat in Quiesa
To avoid the lost of this vast cultural heritage and to make it available to all interested researchers, it has been decided to create this Foundation, located in Quiesa of Massarosa (Lucca), birth village of the Professor.
Certamen Kantianum - 4th edition
Thursday, the 25th of May, beginning at 3:30PM, at the Auditorium of the Liceo Classico "N. Machiavelli", in Via degli Asili 35, Lucca, awards ceremony of the Certamen Kantianum - 4th edition, competition organized by the Fondazione Silvesto Marcucci, in collaboration with the Società Italiana di Studi Kantiani and the Lucca branch of the Società Filosofica Italiana. The winner are: Giovanni Maria Sanna, Liceo Classico "G. Carducci" of Viareggio (Lu), with L'Europa sarebbe diventata ben presto un solo popolo for the first prize; Margherita Datteri, of the Liceo Classico "N. Machiavelli" of Lucca, with L'orologio, and Giulia Cristofani, Joana Doga, Gianluca Leonardi, Rebecca Malatesta, Martina Marigliani, of the Liceo Scientifico "G. Galilei" - ISI di Castelnuovo Garfagnana (Lu), with Filosofia di un delitto, second prize ex aequo.
At the library of the Foundation are available copies of volums of Silvestro Marcucci and other guest authors of the Series "La Ruota" (Lucca, Maria Pacini Fazzi).
The catalog is available at the following link.
For requests, you can get in touch with Dr. Silvia Marcucci
Telephon: +39 327 7058066