Actualizado en  octobre 2019   

About us ...

Mission Statement

aesthethika© as a concept was first created by a team of scholars, graduate students and researchers coming from diverse fields of studies both from Argentina and from the US. We have been for many years doing interdisciplinary and international research in areas such as communication, political theory, psychoanalysis, film theory, ethics, performance, human rights and cultural studies.

In aesthethika© we want to put together different traditions of thought that have in common a critical perspective on culture and subjectivity. We understand that the individual subject and the cultural realm can never be disassociated from the social and the political arenas. Hence, our concern is to explore those conjunctures, edges and areas where these problematics stand out.

aesthethika© is an independent, critical and investigative journal, more interested in inquiring than in reifying common judgments. Hence, it becomes a particular place from where to ask questions about disciplines, knowledges and practices that have effects on the psychical and the cultural bodies.

aesthethika© offers an educational and professional scenario to encourage stimulating, interdisciplinary research and theory. We focus on qualitative approaches to culture analysis, subjectivity analyses, and aesthetics. Its emphasis on qualitative, interpretive, and critical/cultural work and its collaborative, international review endeavor characterizes Aesthethika’s perspective as unique among contemporary journals.

Since 2010 aesthethika© is a Journal of the Departament of Ethics, Politics and Technology, Research Institute, School of Psychology, University of Buenos Aires

Copyright/Permisos : Los Editores de mantienen el copyright de Aesthethika. Todos los derechos de los materiales aqui publicados estan reservados. Porciones mínimas de estos escritos pueden ser copiados y citados sin permiso de los editores, siempre y cuando la siguiente nota se adjunte a las copias : "Copyright de Copiado con permiso de los Editores". Este permiso es solo válido para un número reducido de copias del material aquí publicado, y sólo para uso académico o didáctico. A tal fin las copias deben ser 1) gratuitas para los estudiantes/ interesados (2) el material copiado debe incluir la nota antedicha y las referencias bibliográficas.

Current Issue
Volume 15 / Issue 2
The caress of time
Juan Jorge Michel Fariña 
Elizabeth Lira Kornfeld 
M. Brinton Lykes 

Five profiles on Ignacio Martín-Baró
Esteban Costa  
Adrianne Aron 
José Luis Henríquez 
Vicky Steinitz y Elliot Mishler 
Simone Lindorfer 

The violent caress
Diego Fonti 

"Geste à peau" : Martín Baró and Suzanne Hommel : a philosophical-analytical dialogue
Eduardo Laso 

Forms and contents. Learning experiences
Hebe Silvina Rigotti 

Identity as an inscription of the subject in history, in the film "I’m not your negro"
Silvina Gómez Rennella 

The Other River Call
Haydée Montesano 

The fund Ignacio Martín-Baró in his twenty-five years
Ben Achtenberg 
Joan Liem 

Psychology of caress
Ignacio Martín-Baró † 

Bibliography of Ignacio Martín-Baró

Article review
"Liberation Psychology and Pragmatic Solidarity : North-South Collaborations through The Ignacio Martín-Baró Fund". Peace and Conflict : Journal of Peace Psychology y Sibley
Juan Jorge Michel Fariña 


aesthethika // an international journal devoted to the interdisciplinary study and research of subjectivity, politics and arts