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 control and power over a society, utilised in their own interest and against that of women.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Male norms and female expectations have hurt me and almost all men – less health funding, less empathy, harsh competition between men
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I and almost everyone behave in unpleasant ways because of gender based misunderstanding
How would you define masculinity?
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?