Alejo Stark completed his PhD in astronomy and astrophysics at the University of Michigan in 2018. He then went on to do an MA in Philosophy (2020) and is currently a graduate student in Romance Languages and Literatures at the University of Michigan (Ann Arbor).
Alejo's research focuses on the relationship between science, philosophy, and politics in Latin America.
He has written about Marx and the Latin American Marxist tradition, early modern philosophy (Spinoza and Hobbes), and contemporary continental philosophy (Althusser, Deleuze, and Derrida).
In his previous life as an astrophysicist, his research focused on modified theories of…