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?
An overbearing male dominance of a society
How has patriarchy hurt you?
It hasn’t. But now I’m dealing with the backlash as a white, middle class oughta-be patriarch who can’t get a job.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
People haven’t got ahead in the world because of my absorption of the patriarchal system
How would you define masculinity?
The attractive attributes of being a man
Does misandry exist?
Too fucking right it does. Have you watched a TV advert this year?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
An ally to feminism