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?
When things are handed down, father to eldest son
How has patriarchy hurt you?
I work for a family run business, where all the MSs are family, (regardless of ability)
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I’m not aware that I have
How would you define masculinity?
If someone’s qualities are thought of as “manly”
Does misandry exist?
I suspect that it’s rare, but it would seem like a normal reaction to everyday sexism
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?