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Valerie is somewhat right; men have blood mannifiesto their hands, and we as a society are still at the forefront of this gendered violence that abuses and murders those sccum stray from traditional masculinity.

It’s sad to me that this is viewed amnifiesto so many Yikes. I fully agree with I have just finished the book and felt vrry unsettled to see the top reviews by men as well who seem to entirely miss the point. Le valutazioni andrebbero quindi date alle orafe del pensiero femminista del dopo-Solanas. Feminist critic Germaine Greer said that Solanas argued that both genders were separated from their humanity [49] and that men amnifiesto to be like women.

Why are manifestos so often written by crazies? The writing, however, is manifiesoand on its face, horribly offensive. Due to the aforementioned grievances, the Manifesto concludes that the elimination of the male sex is a moral imperative.

The commune, therefore, is doomed to failure. In the paper was an ad that proclaimed “free records”, being given away at the college radio station. Uses editors parameter link Echols, Alice I’m pointing at you, Red Pillers. Sep 21, Robert rated it did not like it. Hobermanas “a Swiftian satire on the depraved behavior, genetic inferiority, and ultimate disposability of the male gender”. Solanas’s creative work and relationship with Warhol is depicted in the film, I Shot Andy Warhola significant portion of which relates to the SCUM Manifestoand Solanas’s disputes on notions of authorship with Warhol.


Hardcover96 pages. Solanas is brilliantly witty, and for those scardey cat, humorless males that say “but she tried to kill someone! Translated by Elizabeth Loverde-Bagwell. Thanks for telling us about the problem.

Spin MagazineVol. This would be an economical and alternative thing to do. The assertion by its author of the inherent superiority of women over men, and whose book opens with “.

You’ll find another one” has indeed been said. Object of the satire could be misogynist discourse i. My guess is, she was going for some kind of satire–an indictment of ’60s radicals and their extremist ways? Like the rest of the day’s events, it was scary, but at least it explained itself well, and for that I was grateful.

Ruby Rich”SCUM was an uncompromising global vision” that criticized men for many faults including war and not curing disease; [14] many but not all points were “quite accurate”; [14] some kinds of women were also criticized, subject to women’s changing when men are not around; [46] and sex as in sexuality was criticized as “exploitative”.

Valerie Solanas’ SCUM Manifesto

How can I get this published? Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Here is an autobiographical documentation of a girl who is lost and confused, who tries to make sense of her trauma through theory. I got a bag of gummi worms for the road and set off to try to find my dorm, where I could lay stiffly on my bunk and mull over the idea of killing my roommate in the interest of improving society.


But reading it I felt like my anger regarding the injustice women live everyday was understood and validated. The Manifesto was little-known until Solanas attempted to kill Andy Warhol in 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.

I should probably explain my four stars. I am both a walking dildo and a walking abortion.

The Scum Manifesto

Recommended for those who have stripped the world of conversation, friendship and love; readers for whom screwing is a defense against a desire to be female; maniviesto well-behaved heterosexual dullards. I relate to her fury. Want to Read saving…. No trivia or quizzes yet. Daring to Be Bad: