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?
Society pretty much everywhere
How has patriarchy hurt you?
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I try not to. Probably by making comments about “a mothers’ meeting” – never ever ever have I used the “are you on your period” line… But maybe I’ve thought it. It’s hard not to label women as ‘bitchy’ – they seem to keep issues going for years!
How would you define masculinity?
Hairy, lack of multi-tasking, stronger (generally)…
Does misandry exist?
There ARE women who hate blokes, but to be honest they’ve probably got a point!!
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
But I probably didn’t notice.
What best describes you?