“Valerie Solanas’ SCUM Manifesto was written in and published in , the year she shot and wounded Andy Warhol. The text used here is that of the. El Manifiesto SCUM, publicado en por Valerie Solanas, es un texto misándrico que intenta ofrecer una teoría homóloga a la teoría de envidia del falo de. Results 1 – 23 of 23 Discover Book Depository’s huge selection of Valerie-Solanas books online. Scum – Manifiesto de La Organizacion Para El Exter · Valerie.

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I found myself agreeing with Solanas’ assessment of men probably more than I ought to. He does this by “constantly seeking out, fraternizing with and trying to live through and fuse with the female.

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SCUM Manifesto by Valerie Solanas

Singleton, Carl; Knight, Jeffrey A. Breanne Fahs by Liz Kinnamon. The ethical implications of these acts are compared to the work of Santiago Sierra, and Christabel Pankhurst’s defence of militancy.

It is painful political poetry from the oppressed person at its cruelest. Due to the aforementioned grievances, the Manifesto concludes that the elimination of the male sex is a moral imperative. Nobody will touch it?


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Cambridge Scholars Publishing,pp. She makes the following claims about men: Because goddamnit, despite my knowing better, I kinda think the world needs this book.

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Whether or not Solanas intended it as such. Retrieved from ” https: To achieve this goal, it suggests the formation of SCUM, an organization dedicated to overthrowing society and eliminating the male sex. In order to destroy the system, zcum action is necessary: I didn’t know it was possible for me to be unable to critic something because god knows I love to bitch, but Solanas did it.

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 Manifesto opens with the following declaration: I started by perming my hair.

If an elaborate satire, then very effective.

SCUM Manifesto

But seriously, this manifesto — a fuck-load more fun than Marx’s “Communist Manifesto” — half makes me want to march into the mountain to my demise like the rat I am being maleled by the Pied Piper’s siren-song majifiesto pussy. Retrieved 28 April I think the Manifesto succeeds as a condemnation of patriarchy and classism.

As strange and repulsive this manifesto may be, it does attest to the fact that Solanas was a powerful writer. But unlike ‘satire’ of misogyny that plays into reinforcing misogyny, it’s got something going for it. English Choose a language for shopping.


The Politics of Sexuality. Sep dee, Nika rated it really liked it. I relate to her fury. She was a very troubled woman damaged by child molestation and abuse.

Log In Sign Up. Now reconsider my opening paragraph, composed of stuff Solanas says about men in this manifesto.

The Scum Manifesto

She somewhat resembled Natty Gann, which I found comforting. Tap into your justified rage now and let Solanas bring you a few good laughs Jansen describes the plan for creating a women’s world as mainly nonviolent, as based on women’s nonparticipation in the current economy and having nothing to do with any men, thereby overwhelming police and military forces, [54] and, if solidarity among women was insufficient, some women could take jobs and “unwork”, causing systemic collapse; [57] and describes the plan as anticipating that by eliminating money there’d be no need to kill men.

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