About the show: Dave Pickering takes us on a personal journey through gender as he tries to explain masculinity both to you and to himself. Part true storytelling, part TED talk and part apology, the show looks at how the patriarchy hurts men too; how the patriarchy has hurt him, and how he has hurt people because of patriarchy. Drawing on an anonymous survey of 1000 men, feminist theory, internet memes and his life experience, Dave will explain the conclusions he Read More ...
Does patriarchy exist?
How would you define patriarchy?
Certain men in the media such as people who run television channels and record labels creating social norms by which we live by
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Encourages the idea that men should treat women badly and sleep with as many women as possible. Made it uncool to be sweet and nice to women
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
Being happy and confident. It isn’t being unhappy and violent -which is what is depicted in the movies and in music
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
I try to be nice to peopel