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Translated by Elizabeth Loverde-Bagwell. Unorthodox Ideas for a New Millennium. 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 and society’s ills – M E N! I came across this work of literary genius some would argue madness after watching Mary Harron’s “I Shot Andy Warhol”, which centered on the factual incident in which Solanas shot, and nearly killed, ’60s pop artist Andy Warhol.

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The Politics of Sexuality. Mar 27, Alexander Santiago rated it it was amazing Shelves: It refers to empowered women, “SCUM – dominant, secure, self-confident, nasty, violent, selfish, independent, proud, thrill-seeking, free-wheeling, arrogant females, who consider themselves fit to rule the universe, who have free-wheeled to the limits of this ‘society’ and are ready to wheel on to something far beyond what it has to offer”.

Winkiel further suggests that the manifesto is “an illicit performance, a mockery of the ‘serious’ speech acts of patriarchy”. Feminist critic Germaine Greer said that Solanas argued that both genders were separated from their humanity [49] and that men want to be like women.

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University of Michigan Press. There would be no money, and disease and death would have been eliminated. Here is a hilarious answer to 2, or more years of patriarchal oppression. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Remember me on this computer. I then began carrying the two unbelievably heavy and cumbersome cardboard boxes full of records across campus in what I prayed was the general direction of my dorm, stopping only to abandon one of the boxes in the middle of the commuter parking lot unfortunately it was the box with “Flesh and Blood” in it.


In order to accomplish these goals, the Manifesto proposes that a revolutionary vanguard of women be formed. Maniffiesto, important to read to simply capture a sense of feminism than.

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Jan 31, Maniciesto Funke rated it really liked it. Of course we should strive for an equal society and respect each other and work to live together free of gender-based hatred and yeah yeah yeah. Ginette Castro found the Manifesto was “the feminist charter on violence”, supporting terrorist hysteria.

Read this manifesto it’s short then consider how just about everything Solanas says has exact parallels in misogynistic discourse. Bulletin of the Project for Transnational Cultural Studiesvol. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. If we examine the text more closely, we see that its analysis of patriarchal reality is a parody [ People either compare this to something like A Modest Proposal or they dismiss it as the work of a raving lunatic.

I’m sure the list goes Since an early age, women are told to look past the misogyny in much so called “great art”. One seemingly well-meaning passerby actually offered to help me carry the box, but he had a beard and was scary so I curtly declined his assistance. The name field is required.

Wikiquote has quotations related to: Laura Winkiel, an associate professor of English at the University of Colorado at Boulderargues that the “SCUM manifesto parodies the performance of patriarchal social order it refuses”. Nick Cave said that Solanas in the Manifesto “talks at length about what she considers maleness and the male psyche I, walking dildo and worthless piece of shit, temporarily salute you, Solanas. I deeply resent that the top reviews for this book are written by men.


This seemed, somehow, the most logical step, though apparently nobody told any of my friends this, and if asked where I’d gotten the idea, I likely would have replied “I am going to college!

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The bulk of the Manifesto consists of a litany of grievances against the male sex. Hey, I wrote a book. This is why I don’t understand the manifesto as hyperbole or satire, nor do I feel entirely comfortable saying that the text represents the author’s “true beliefs. 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 mqnifiesto penned her edgy, radical, brilliant thoughts and ideas, namely the purging from the earth The assertion by its author of the scjm superiority manifissto women over men, and whose book opens with “.

Citations are based on reference standards. Not sure if this is serious or not. A fictionalized version of Valerie Solanas, played by the actress Lena Dunhamrecited the manifesto throughout the episode.

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I mean, I thought of it as a state of mind. Unintentionally, I ended up with an entirely non-matching wardrobe, which if impractical was sort of impressive, though it owed less to an “alternative” perspective than to the fact that I did not comprehend the concept of matching clothes.

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