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?
A society in which men control most of the power and influence.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I don’t know.
How would you define masculinity?
The exhibiting of certain properties. Strength, Nonchalance, emotional detachment, etc.
Does misandry exist?
In individuals and groups, but not in any significant form.
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Probably, to my benefit.
What best describes you?
None of the above
I really haven’t thought about it.