In this book the author explores couple’s relationships, love and desire through the stories of characters that are trying to find a balance between their urges and manias and their social expectations. Humor serves as a framework for situations that evoke small personal tragedies. City, country and intimacy.

Data sheet
Category: Short Story
ISBN: 978-958-56157-0-0
Publication date: 03/01/2017
Extent: 102 pp.
Format: 15 x 24 cm

Author´s biography

Francisco Barrios (Bogotá, 1970). He studied Social Communication at the Javeriana University of Colombia. Holds a Master’s degree in Cultural Studies from the New School for Social Research (New York, 1999) and PhD studies at the Pompeu Fabra University (Barcelona, 2003). His first book of short stories Tío Vaina won the National Short Story City of Bogotá Award in 2011.