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?
The way society has been structured around the nuclear family with property being passed down through the male line through legitimate sons – related to but distinct from male gender roles.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
I don’t know but society defines it as strength, dominance in a hierarchy and the approval of women. Women police masculinity as much as men.
Does misandry exist?
But a relatively rare phenomenon amongst certain subcultures.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
None of the above