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, for men
How has patriarchy hurt you?
By defining manhood in a way that is foreign and hostile to me
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
I have failed to treat women as well as men, and sadly I’m probably still doing so
How would you define masculinity?
For me personally? I take care of my family, and try to get better at things that are worth doing
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?