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 dominated societal norms
How has patriarchy hurt you?
by assuming I should either fit the model of “maleness” or die trying
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
I wouldn’t, as it has no clear definition, and is not restricted by gender or biology
Does misandry exist?
misandry is just as damaging as misogyny
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
people assume things about me almost every single day
What best describes you?