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?
Male domination of powerful jobs and influence over a variety of aspects of mainstream culture.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Only in the same way it hurts everyone, but stifling equality and the richness and creativity which would better flourish under a more equal society.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I hope not.
How would you define masculinity?
As a stereotype: physical and mental strength; not crying; not complaining.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?