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?
(Some) men being condescending to women.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Only by embarrassing me when other men have been condescending to women (often their wives/girlfriends) in my presence.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I genuinely hope I haven’t.
How would you define masculinity?
Being strong, reliable, self-sufficient; but not selfish, attention-seeking, arrogant or superior.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
None of the above