Early manifestos honored a high-stakes feminist anger that swept through the writing. It burns and simmers even today.
Breanne Fahs is a professor of women and gender studies at Arizona State University. She is the author of Performing Sex (SUNY Press, 2011), Valerie Solanas (Feminist Press, 2014), Out for Blood (SUNY Press, 2016), and Firebrand Feminism (University of Washington Press, 2018) and coeditor of The Moral Panics of Sexuality (Palgrave, 2013) and Transforming Contagion (Rutgers University Press, 2018). She is the founder and director of the Feminist Research on Gender and Sexuality Group at Arizona State University, and also works as a clinical psychologist.