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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 assertion by its author of the inherent superiority of women over men, and whose book opens with “.
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That’s probably the worst thing for me. This woman is clearly superior than all those broads who claim to be modern and tolerant, but screech out when somebody dares to touch their o so beloved celebrities. Return to Book Page. 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.
Whether or not Solanas intended it as such. The ethical implications of these acts are compared to the work of Santiago Sierra, and Christabel Pankhurst’s defence of militancy. Random House, 1st ed.
Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. I think the Manifesto succeeds as a condemnation of patriarchy and classism. I’m reading this, as a man of course, and cheering on Solanas’ bad-ass, hilarious, blunt-force-trauma, withering, genocidal rant against men.
The Scum Manifesto
Lyon said that “by it had become a kind of bible” for Cell 16sfum Boston. As part of my attempt to get back to ‘real’ reading, I finally decided to tackle this infamous work.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Her passage on men who set out on a mission to get a “piece” is painfully and truthfully hilarious!
Nov 10, Men who think a certain way are in the men’s auxiliary of SCUM. ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics. I can ignore the man hatred sloanas that’s a matter of opinion – but many of her suggestions for improving the world are simply batty. Singleton, Carl; Knight, Jeffrey A.
Scumbag “, which first aired on October 17, She makes exactly zero points that aren’t obvious and few that wouldn’t have been obvious at the time. I also found a copy of Poison’s “Flesh and Blood”, the only record in the bunch I was truly excited about owning, and slipped it in one of the boxes between albums by Dw and the Radioactive Toothpaste Hogs and The Undulating Filing Cabinet Eats God.
It concludes by drawing the discussion back to aesthetics and the intersection of literature and music in the audio book version of Bunny Munro and Cave’s success as a salesman. He states, “Like other feminist satires, the ‘SCUM Manifesto’ attempts to politicize women by attacking particular masculine myths that are embedded in American mainfiesto culture. It’s beautiful in theory and tragic in reality.
View all 11 comments. No trivia or quizzes yet. Solanas is quoted in the sleeve notes of the Manic Street Sooanas debut album Generation Terrorists.
First, that her notion of communism would work. SCUM Manifesto is a one woman battle cry that roars LOUDLY in its beliefs and sheer audaciousness in what should be done to reinstute women to their rightful place in the hierarchy of society. But reading it I felt like my anger regarding the injustice women live everyday was understood and validated.
I fully agree with your review and with Amanda that it is cathartic. I mean, only yesterday I saw a picture of a still-born fetus of a pig with calcite growth and caught myself thinking about how beautiful it was.
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. James Penner reads the manifesto as a satirical text. View all 30 comments. Solanas was claimed as an ‘important spokeswoman’ by the radical wing of NOW 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”.
Retrieved August 5, I mean, I thought of it as a state of mind. Her sweeping generalizations of the male population do bear some truth.
Not because it was disgusting, but because it was so trippy and weird that ed person who wrote it had to be a different brand of insane and oh, my goodness, Solanas she shot Warhol because she genuinely believed that men are BAAAAD. Hide and Go Seek: Valerie Solanas and the Avant-Garde.
Yes, it is a crude equation — I’m not in danger — but you get my drift. The manifesto is I am both a walking dildo and a walking abortion. If we examine the text more closely, we see that its analysis of patriarchal reality is a parody [ In fact, even in earlier versions of the book, ‘Society for Cutting Up Men’ had not been mentioned anywhere in the text Valeriee a problem loading this menu right now.
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