The Hay 30 – Julianne PACHICO

Julianne Pachico was born in Cambridge, UK, in 1985, and has lived in Cali, Colombia with her family since 2008. In 2015 she was shortlisted for the Sunday Times Short Story Award, the world’s richest short story prize. Her novella The Tourists was published in 2014. Her short story collection The Lucky Ones has been published in the UK, France, Italy, the Netherlands and the USA. The Spanish translation of The Lucky Ones will be published by Planeta in 2019.  

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Hay Festival 2017

Min Jin Lee and Julianne Pachico talk to Lena de Casparis

Fictions: Scale

Hay Festival 2017, 

Min Jin Lee’s novel Pachinko is an epic tale of identity and survival and love, set across four generations of a Korean family in Japan. Julianne Pachico’s stories collected as The Lucky Ones explore the riveting lives and stories of a huge range of people caught up in the violence of Colombia’s guerrilla insurgencies. They talk to Lena de Casparis of Elle magazine.