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 system/society that benefits men over women
How has patriarchy hurt you?
it hasn’t, I’m a dude
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
never intentionally or in a way I noticed
How would you define masculinity?
I’m not sure how to define it
Does misandry exist?
there are people who dislike men for their gender, but not in the sense that there’s anything comparable to a patriarchal system
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?