[Essay] Calling the ‘Variable Man’ (C3 no.411)


Adrian Friend

C3 no.411 / pp.10-13 (4 pages)



Calling the ‘Variable Man’ _ Adrian Friend

“This man is different. He can fix anything; he can do anything. He doesn’t work with knowledge, with science – the classified accumulation of facts. He knows nothing. It’s not in his head, a form of learning. He works by intuition – his power is in his hands, not his head. Jack-of-all-trades. His hands! Like a painter, an artist. In his hands- and he cuts across our lives like a knife-blade” […]