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I should probably explain my four stars. Sep 21, Robert rated it did not like it. It’s so right on and so way off. The SCUM Manifesto is important to me because it represents every “irrational” thought I’ve had when I’ve been angry and, due to both rage and social constraints placed around the proper expression of women’s emotion, unable to express them.

I mean, I thought of it as a state of mind. Suffice it to say, according to her, among the men who need to be eliminated are “owners of restaurants that play Muzak.

It need to be confronted. I had no idea how to prepare for college, nor any idea what to do once I got there. View all 10 comments. That it seems effortless and natural testifies to its artistry. This defense mechanism had tragic consequences for both her and Andy Warhol, who she shot. Drake, Temple; Kerekes, David Winkiel further suggests that the manifesto is “an illicit performance, a mockery of the ‘serious’ speech acts of patriarchy”.

I can ignore the man hatred – that’s a matter of opinion – but many of her suggestions for improving the world are simply batty. Published May 17th by Verso first published As near as this ‘biological accident’ of feeble brain and weak will can tell, this book is the Modest Proposal of second-wave feminism. Because goddamnit, despite my knowing better, I kinda think the world needs this book.


SCUM Manifesto by Valerie Solanas

University of Minnesota Press. The manual was liberating to read. While not killed, Warhol was left in a condition of severe physical and emotional damage with physical effects that finally killed him. Thus is Valerie Solanas’ magnum opus – SCUM Society for Cutting Up Men Manifesto – a feminist classic from the revolutionary change of the ’60s, in which she penned her edgy, radical, brilliant thoughts and ideas, namely the purging from the earth the scourge of all of the world’s scym society’s ills – M E N!

Scum : manifiesto de la organización para el exterminio del hombre

The SCUM women mock the way in which certain men run the world and legitimize their power, Winkiel contends. It’s that a woman, who knows what it feels like to be discriminated against because of one’s gender decides to do the same.

The Manifesto was little-known until Solanas attempted to kill Andy Warhol in If you are at all open when you read it you will shake your head at the ridiculousness of it but almost thinking, “I can see where this is coming from. Valerie is somewhat right; men have blood on their hands, and we as a society are still at the forefront of this gendered violence that abuses and murders those who stray from traditional masculinity.

If they did, don’t you think these supposedly selfish and insecure men would have made themselves immortal by now? There are no discussion topics on this book yet. I walked around campus, got lost, and sat on a bench, to look through a campus newspaper I’d found, and contemplate suicide. Singleton, Carl; Knight, Jeffrey A.

Scumbag “, which first aired on October 17, Maniflesto a good example of manifiestp irony as there ever was.


Underlying some of her radical and ridiculous statements are actually some interesting concepts which we still hear about–lab babies, for example. Linked Data More info about Linked Data. Debra Diane Davis, Deborah Siegel, Winkiel, Marmorstein, and Greer said that Solanas’ plan was largely to eliminate men, including by men murdering each other, although Rich thought it might be Swiftian satire and that men’s retraining was an alternative in sscum ManifestoCastro did not take the elimination of men as serious, and Marmorstein included criminal sabotage of men.

The bulk of the Manifesto consists of a litany of grievances against the male sex.

Documents of a Rebellious Decade Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. As strange and repulsive this manifesto may be, it does attest to the fact that Solanas was a powerful writer. Harvard University Press, p.

SCUM Manifesto

An Encyclopedia of Issues, Viewpoints, and Voices. After an hour or so of looking at various things that made no sense, I picked up the “SCUM Manifesto” by Valerie Solanas and purchased it, because it was cheap and I liked the girl’s hat on the cover. I’m pointing at you, Red Pillers. Those who have read or seen her play, Up Your Ass describe it as obscene but impressive. Writings on the Women’s Movement Cambridge, Mass.: Solanas begins by presenting a theory of the male as an “incomplete female” who is genetically deficient due to the Y chromosome.

I filled two cardboard boxes with crazy records, very few of which featured artists I had ever heard of. Find a copy in the e, Finding libraries that hold this item