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 ...
On Wednesdays I’m sharing articles and other links that I’ve come across over the last week, which touch on issues that crossover with the #ManSurvey.
Please be aware of a general content note: some of these links touch on sexual assault, rape, violence and other aspects of patriarchy:
And finally this is an example of someone writing about men in a way that caused me to write this rant/response on facebook. HT to Anna Sulan Masing for bringing it to my attention. I do not endorse it’s content, style or conclusions in any way but it says a lot about masculinity: How Sad Young Douchebags Took Over Modern Britain by Clive Martin for Vice
And this week’s episode of my Getting Better Acquainted podcast with guest James covers a lot of stuff about the #ManSurvey. I also talk about performing the show at Edinburgh in this week’s episode of the Stand Up Tragedy podcast.
Guest blog posts and analysis of the survey are still very welcome. And please do get in touch if you use the #ManSurvey as research, as reference, as teaching material or in any other way, I am really happy to signal boost and link to what you are doing.