By including this public figure on this wiki, we are not necessarily implying they are incel (involuntarily celibate) or are in any way associated with incels. Furthermore, with regards to any actual incels listed on this wiki, inceldom is a life circumstance, not an insult or a movement/community.
Henry Flynt is the author of the piece, "Blueprint for a Higher Civilization," which mentions his previous involuntary celibacy in the chapter called creep. His description of involuntary celibacy was the most detailed of the 20th century and he used the term verbatim. He was heavily involved in the mid-20th century avante-garde Fluxus art scene. He did concept art, anti-art activism, avant-garde music, and philosophy about the political left. According to Flynt, the incel is:
- shy, unassertive, and lacks self-confidence.
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