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?
A ruling class of men
How has patriarchy hurt you?
It hasn’t; it doesn’t exist
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I hasn’t; it doesn’t exist
How would you define masculinity?
Acting and looking manly.
Does misandry exist?
I don’t know what misandry is!
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
I was picked on in my teens for not being manly enough and then told I had it great in my 20s because I’m a man.
What best describes you?