Set in self-destructing 1980s Medellin, Rosario Tijeras is the violent, violated character at the center of Jorge Franco’s study of contrasts. Her very name-evoking the rosary, and scissors–bespeaks her conflict as a woman who becomes a contract killer to insulate herself from the random violence of the streets.
Rosario Tijeras is a novel by Jorge Franco Ramos.
WHAT TO EXPECT:
- An enjoyable and quick trip.
- Learn about the times of violence in Colombia.