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?
its the culture of male dominance in a society at large
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Sometimes I feel I cannot express myself as a effeminate straight male. It hurts me to know that many are ignorant towards what women deal with
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Sexist jokes etc
How would you define masculinity?
a social construct and an extreme exaggeration of male ideals.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?