Pietro Montani is Professor of Aesthetics at Sapienza University of Rome, where he directed the Course Programme in Philosophy. He also taught Aesthetics at Scuola Nazionale di Cinema, Rome (1999-2003), and he has been Directeur d’études associé at EHESS, Paris. His research focuses on the philosophy of technics. He is the Editor in chief of the Italian Edition of the Selected Writings by S.M. Ejzenstejn and Editor of the Italian Edition of the Writings of Dziga Vertov. Among his most recent publications: Tecnologie della sensibilità, Cortina 2014; L’immaginazione intermediale, Laterza 2010; Bioestetica, Carocci 2007 (French edition: Bioesthétique, Vrin 2014).