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ISBN: 9780864929198-13


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Lucky Man with Three Wives


From: Touch Anywhere to Begin


The essay “Lucky Man with Three Wives” reflects on the Festa de São João do Porto, a Sengali salesman named Kevin, the Douro River, tourists and the tourism industry, salt and colonialism in Mexico.



Mark Anthony Jarman

Mark Anthony Jarman is the author of six books of fiction and two travel books, Touch Anywhere to Begin and Ireland’s Eye, a finalist for an American Independent Publishers’ Award. His short-story collection 19 Knives won the ReLit Award and was praised by A.S. Byatt in the Guardian as “brilliant. The writing is extraordinary, the stories are gripping, it is something new.”