New Left and Graphic Press during the Second Half of the 20th Century


  • Pablo Ponza Universidad de Barcelona


graphic press / New Left / intellectuals / political radicalization / second half of the 20th Century


The trajectory of the political-cultural magazines published by the Nueva Izquierda Argentina, during the second half of the twentieth century, it was powerfully affected by the political turbulence of that time. Making a general and long-term reflection about magazines trajectory, this article aims to analyze: 1) The groupings around editorial projects, the production, circulation and distribution, centrally between 1955 and 1976. 2) Analyze the cultural and politics universe from 3 conceptual and argumentative apparatuses. And 3) identify the 3 major topics of debate of the publications. These are: A) Peronist proscription. B) the underdevelopment and crisis of capitalism. And C) the creation of an armed vanguard.



How to Cite

Ponza, P. (2019). New Left and Graphic Press during the Second Half of the 20th Century. A Contracorriente: Una Revista De Estudios Latinoamericanos, 16(2), 91–113. Retrieved from



Dossier: Textures of the 60s/70s