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 theoretical concept of male domination of the world
How has patriarchy hurt you?
This isn’t exactly a biased question. Patriarchy hasn’t hurt me at all. It doesn’t exist
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I haven’t. Any mistakes I have made or pain I have inflicted is my own fault, and I alone take the guilt. I don’t blame the system for my failures.
How would you define masculinity?
The set of traits, actions and qualities, bad, good and neutral, usually associated with the male sex or gender.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?