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She wrote the SCUM Manifestoan essay on patriarchal culture advocating the creation of an all-female slanas. So in short, while this was a reasonably entertaining read in parts purely for the novelty factor, it’s not something I would recommend. But unlike ‘satire’ of misogyny that plays into reinforcing misogyny, it’s got something going for it.

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Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. I mean, I knew what I was getting into when I bought this but still, there’s a difference between knowing something and seeing it through my own glasses. View all 4 comments. Scum Manifesto is also the title of a short film directed by Carole Roussopoulos and Delphine Seyrig. Gotta love this book. This page anti-male screed by the woman most famous for shooting Andy Warhol is, well, kind of hard to read. Retrieved 21 June If you are a seller for this product, would you like to suggest updates through seller support?


The manual was liberating to read. I am glad that someone told me to read this as satire, but that still didn’t quite help.

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After an hour or so of looking at various things that made no sense, I picked up the “SCUM Manifesto” by Valerie Solanas and purchased it, because it was cheap and I liked the girl’s hat on the cover. Headpress Guide to the Counterculture: Heller argued that the Manifesto shows women’s separation from basic economic and cultural resources and, because of psychological subordination to men, women’s perpetuation of that separation.

I can ignore the man hatred – that’s a matter of opinion – but many of her suggestions for improving the world are simply batty. A Sourcebook for Modern Readers.

First, that her notion of communism would work. Yes, it is a crude equation msnifiesto I’m not in danger — but you get my drift. Drake, Temple; Kerekes, David 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.

James Penner reads scym manifesto as a satirical text. Solanaas 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. View all 3 comments. It starts by situating Cave’s writing in relation to his status as an auteur, examines discourses of rock music and the murder ballad, before providing a close reading of misogynistic scenes in the novel.


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To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Retrieved 28 April View all 21 comments. I put the book back on the shelf within seconds of flipping through it, terrified and thinking fondly of my childhood bedroom. We examined two distinct categories of alternative social arrangement—fictional “worlds without men” specifically imagined in a feminist utopic context, and existing female-dominant and female-supremacist identified BDSM sexual communities—as feminist-inspired “other spaces”, exploring the ways in which such spaces attempt to challenge male supremacy in Western society.

Learn more about Amazon Manifiesot. There is also a fine line between crazy and genius but Valerie Solanas was no genius. His critique is, instead, one immersed in the many materialities of text. The Politics of Sexuality. Gender and the Political analyses cultural constructions of the female terrorist, arguing that she operates as a limit case of both feminine and feminist agency.

But I’ve still come across this kind of thing. Manifiedto bulk of the Manifesto consists of a litany of grievances against the male sex.

As near as this ‘biological accident’ of feeble brain and weak will can tell, this book is the Modest Proposal of second-wave feminism.