SCUM Manifesto



PDF Epub SCUM Manifesto By Valerie Solanas Ebats.us SCUM Manifesto Was Considered One Of The Most Outrageous, Violent And Certifiably Crazy Tracts When It First Appeared In 1968 Valerie Solanas, The Woman Who Shot Andy Warhol, Self Published This Work Just Before Her Rampage Against The King Of Pop Art Made Her A Household Name And Resulted In Her Confinement To A Mental Institution But The Manifesto, For All Its Vitriol, Is Impossible To Dismiss As Just The Rantings Of A Lesbian Lunatic In Fact, The Work Has Indisputable Prescience, Not Only As A Radical Feminist Analysis Light Years Ahead Of Its Timepredicting Artificial Insemination, ATMs, A Feminist Uprising Against Under Representation In The Artsbut Also As A Stunning Testament To The Rage Of An Abused And Destitute Woman.The Focus Of This Edition Is Not On The Nostalgic Appeal Of The Work, But On Avital Ronell S Incisive Introduction, Deviant Payback The Aims Of Valerie Solanas Here Is A Reconsideration Of Solanas S Infamous Text In Light Of Her Social Milieu, Derrida S The Ends Of Man Written In The Same Year , Judith Butler S Excitable Speech, Nietzsche S Ubermensch And Notorious Feminist Icons From Medusa, Medea And Antigone, To Lizzie Borden, Lorenna Bobbit And Aileen Wournos, Illuminating The Evocative Exuberance Of Solanas S Dark Tract.SCUM Manifesto

Valerie Jean Solanas was an American radical feminist writer best known for shooting the artist Andy Warhol in 1968 She wrote the SCUM Manifesto, an essay on patriarchal culture advocating the creation of an all female society.

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  • Hardcover
  • 96 pages
  • SCUM Manifesto
  • Valerie Solanas
  • English
  • 07 June 2018
  • 1859845533

10 thoughts on “SCUM Manifesto

  1. says:

    I am both a walking dildo and a walking abortion I, like every man, know deep down that I m a worthless piece of shit Well, shit Look, here s the thing People either compare this to something like A Modest Proposal or they dismiss it as the work of a raving lunatic Very few feminists would agree with Solanas Especially since Solanas has lots of really offensive shit to say about women, especially women who like fucking dudes raving sex maniacs is a very mild example The manifesto is I am both a walking dildo and a walking abortion I, like every man, know deep down that I m a worthless piece of shit Well, shit Look, here s the thing People either compare this to something like A Modest Proposal or they dismiss it as the work of a raving lunatic Very few feminists would agree with Solanas Especially since Solanas has lots of really offensive shit to say about women, especially women who like fucking dudes raving sex maniacs is a very mild example The manifesto is intellectually inconsistent, stupid, frustrating and thoroughly enlightening all at once She makes exactly zero points that aren t obvious and few that wouldn t have been obvious at the time But the worth of the thing is in its presentation Regardless of whether or not Solanas believed everything she wrote, the manifesto is an interesting reversal of exactly the kind of shit men have been saying about women for fucking ever Check out Youtube co...

  2. says:

    I deeply resent that the top reviews for this book are written by men May the ghost of Valerie Solanas haunt all of you 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 In The SCUM Manifesto , these thoughts are presented as justified and even logical When I read The SCUM Manifesto, I feel legitimized I deeply resent that the top reviews for this book are written by men May the ghost of Valerie Solanas haunt all of you 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 ...

  3. says:

    I had no idea how to prepare for college, nor any idea what to do once I got there I just knew that my friends were going, and I didn t want to get a job I started by perming my hair 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 and fled, crying and punching myself I then went to T.J Maxx and bought a bunch of weird looking clothes Lots of vibran I had no idea how to prepare for college, nor any idea what to do once I got there I just knew that my friends were going, and I didn t want to get a job I started by perming my hair 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 and fled, crying and punching myself I then went to T.J Maxx and bought a bunch of weird looking clothes Lots of vibrant plaids Unintentionally, I ended up with an entirely non matching wardrobe, which if impractical was sort of impressive, thou...

  4. says:

    Gotta love this book It s so right on and so way off It s beautiful in theory and tragic in reality.

  5. says:

    Since an early age, women are told to look past the misogyny in much so called great art Screw that Here is a hilarious answer to 2,000 oryears of patriarchal oppression Solanas is brilliantly witty, and for those scardey cat, humorless males that say but she tried to kill someone the answer to that is so did Norman Mailer And William Burroughs actually KILLED his wife, but we would NEVER hold that against these GREAT WRITERS , now, would we AlthusserI m sure the list goes Since an early age, women are told to look past the misogyny in much so called great art Screw that Here is a hilarious answer to 2,000 oryears of patriarchal oppression Solanas is brilliantly witty, and for those scard...

  6. says:

    If SCUM ever marches, it will be over the President s stupid, sickening face if SCUM ever strikes, it will be in the dark with a six inch blade.As near as this biological accident of feeble brain and weak will can tell, this book is the Modest Proposal of second wave feminism By proposing an idea so ridiculous, so genocidal and violent, so stereotyping and repulsive, the author asks questions about the silent limitations and gilded cages of women in the mid 20th century I once got into an a If SCUM ever marches, it will be over the President s stupid, sickening face if SCUM ever strikes, it will be in the dark with a six inch blade.As near as this biological accident of feeble brain and weak will can tell, this book is the Modest Proposal of second wave feminism By proposing an idea so ridiculous, so genocidal and violent, so stereotyping and repulsive, the author asks questions about the silent limitations and gilded cages of women in the mid 20th century I once got into an animated discussion over beer about this book I was asked if any man had ever advocated such violence against women I said yes If you swapped the gender roles of men and women in this book, you could quickly find the biases in Reddit comments, on YouTube discussions, on any news comments section for any article about feminism, any crypto fascist beliefs about subduing women, and so forth It s a good example of verbal irony as there ever was Of course any discussion of the book will...

  7. says:

    I m reading this, as a man of course, and cheering on Solanas bad ass, hilarious, blunt force trauma, withering, genocidal rant against men If I might make a crude equation, my irrational response might correlate to a Jew cheering on Hitler at the Nuremberg rallies Yes, it is a crude equation I m not in danger but you get my drift.But seriously, this manifesto a fuck loadfun than Marx s Communist Manifesto half makes me want to march into the mountain to my demise like t I m reading this, as a man of course, and cheering on Solanas bad ass, hilarious, blunt force trauma, withering, genocidal rant against men If I might make a crude equation, my irrational response might correlate to a Jew cheering on Hitler at the Nuremberg rallies Yes, it is a crude equation I m not in danger but you get my drift.But seriously, this manifesto a fuck loadfun than Marx s Communist Manifesto half makes me want to march into the mountain to my demise like the rat I am being male , led by the Pied Piper s siren song of pussy.This magnificently breathless,...

  8. says:

    cute book, and a handy guide for getting rid of some of these annoying guys crowding up the planet valerie solanas is adorable

  9. says:

    On one hand, Valerie Solanas self published 1968 incendiary quasi treatise, the SCUM Manifesto, is a full on attack of the male dominated status quo of 20th century American society, and if viewed as a vicious satire la Swift s A Modest Proposal is written in as spirited and vile a voice as any one of the many vitriolic grotesqueries to be found in the best of Alexander Theroux s writing The manifesto s humble opinion is that women are the only half of our species that deserve to live and th On one hand, Valerie Solanas self published 1968 incendiary quasi treatise, the SCUM Manifesto, is a full on attack of the male dominated status quo of 20th century American society, and if viewed as a vicious satire la Swift s A Modest Proposal is written in as spirited and vile a voice as any one of the many vitriolic grotesqueries to be found in the best of Alexander Theroux s writing The manifesto s humble opinion is that women are the only half of our species that deserve to live and that we would all be better off if the other half those mindless, talentless ...

  10. says:

    The assertion by its author of the inherent superiority of women over men, and whose book opens with men are a biological accident and puts forth that argument in a rollercoaster debate, you know you are definitely in for a hell of a ride 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 ...

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