Understanding the creative capability of the humane being in the reportagessay


  • Raúl Hernando Osorio Vargas University of Antioquia


communication, comprehension as method, a transcultural journalism, reportagessay, epistemology


In this essay, we discuss the potential of the reportagessay as a praxis fit to the efforts for understanding a reality of complex build. Thus, we propose its principles from the perspective of Cremilda Medina's concept of Humane Being and the criticism on the objectivist view of reality as stated by Fritjof Capra. More than a journalistic genre, we propose reporting ethics substantially based on the dialogue between the reporter and subjects on the move who live in a world of changing and transculturation.

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Author Biography

Raúl Hernando Osorio Vargas, University of Antioquia

Doctor in Communication Sciences, from the University of São Paulo. Researcher and associate professor at the University of Antioquia. Member of the Group of Studies in Journalism - GEP and of the Group of Literary Studies - GEL.



How to Cite

Osorio Vargas, R. H. (2018). Understanding the creative capability of the humane being in the reportagessay. Folios, Revista De La Facultad De Comunicaciones Y Filología, (35-36), 175–187. Retrieved from https://revistas.udea.edu.co/index.php/folios/article/view/330846



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