“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. Up your ass Up your ass original pdf SCUM Manifesto SCUM Manifesto in SCUM Manifesto en español SCUM Manifesto en français SCUM-Manifestet på. SCUM-manifestet har lärt Christofer Elgh mycket. Texten är underlaget till hans opera Valerie’s Voice.

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Manicestet by Elizabeth Loverde-Bagwell. The Sixties in America. A fictionalized version of Valerie Solanas, played by the actress Lena Dunhamrecited the manifesto throughout the episode. There’s no organization called SCUM—there never was, and there never will be. Uses editors parameter link Hewitt, Nancy A.

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Davis, the Manifesto was a “forerunner” [] as a “call to arms among pragmatic American feminists” [] and was “enjoy[ing] Nick Cave said that Solanas in the Manifesto “talks at length about what she considers maleness and the male psyche The Manifesto opens with the following declaration: An Encyclopedia of Issues, Viewpoints, and Voices.

James Penner reads the manifesto as a satirical text.

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Archived from the original on 31 Manivestet Dana Heller said the author had an “anarchic social vision” [43] and the Manifestst had “near-utopian theories” [44] and a “utopian vision of a world in which mechanization and systems of mass re production would render work, sexual intercourse, and the money system obsolete.


Singleton adds, “Others saw the document as a form of political satire in the style of Jonathan Swift’s A Modest Proposal.

Southern Poverty Law Center. Neither of the two proposals is meant to be taken seriously, and each belongs to the realm of political fictionor even science fiction, written in a desperate effort to arouse public consciousness.

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. In fact, even in earlier versions of the book, ‘Society for Cutting Up Men’ had not been mentioned anywhere in the text New York University Press.

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”.

Feminist Time against Nation Time: Radical Feminism in America — In order to destroy the system, violent action is necessary: Additionally, in the August 10, issue of The Village Voicea letter to the editor appears that was signed by a Valerie Solanas of SCUM, West 23rd Street that responds to a previous letter signed by a Ruth Herschberger published in the August 3, issue that asks why women do not rebel against men.

While, according to Lyon, the Manifesto is irreverent and witty, [75] according to Siegel the Manifesto “articulated bald female rage” [76] [d] and Jansen says the Manifesto is “shocking” and breathtaking. The title story of the Michael Blumlein short story collection, The Brains of Ratsemploys the Manifesto to illustrate the male protagonist’s hatred of himself and his gender.


Valerie Solanas’ SCUM Manifesto

Warhol later satirized the whole event in a subsequent movie, Women in Revoltcalling a group similar to Solanas’s S. Solanas was claimed as an ‘important spokeswoman’ by the radical wing of NOW According to Jansen, it called for reproduction only of females, [54] and not even of females once the problems of aging and death were solved so that a next generation would no longer be sckm.

Faso, Frank; Lee, Henry 5 June Yale Journal of Criticism. Scumbag “, which first aired on October 17, The Manifesto is widely regarded as satirical, but based on legitimate philosophical and social concerns. See also Siegelp. In Patricia Juliana Smith.

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Suomen Kuvalehti in Finnish. Solanas is quoted in the sleeve notes of the Manic Street Preachers debut album Generation Terrorists. This page was last edited on 23 Septemberat Solanas begins by presenting a theory of the male as an “incomplete female” who is genetically deficient due to the Y chromosome. This is the inevitable conclusion of the feminist pamphlet, in the same way that Jonathan Swift’s proposal that Irish children as useless mouths should be fed to the swine was the logical conclusion of his bitter satirical pamphlet protesting famine in Ireland.

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