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?
Rule by men
How has patriarchy hurt you?
its prevented 50% of the people that ever existed from having great ideas and inventions and art. Imagine how much cooler my iPad would be if we’d had double the people to think it up?
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Probably. Who knows. Not deliberately but it’s kinda hard to avoid.
How would you define masculinity?
Hmm, tricky, it’s changing I think.
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?