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?
Men being in charge
How has patriarchy hurt you?
I’m a man so probably not much. Rigid gender roles maybe
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Belittling those who fall outside rigid gender roles (I don’t do this anymore)
How would you define masculinity?
Having qualities traditionally associated with men
Does misandry exist?
It exists but not to any great extent, and not by anyone in power
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?