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 assumption that someone will be a man
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Increased expectations, but like 1% of anything any woman experiences on any day.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I’m sure I have, but I actively try not to.
How would you define masculinity?
Hyper-importancing certain traits. Muscles. Ability to consume alcohol. Beard growth.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
An ally to feminism