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?
Older males molding younger males in to their idea of conformance
How has patriarchy hurt you?
Not allowing free development, it has held me in place so I am not threatening
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Same as above, on a smaller scale, for the time being
How would you define masculinity?
Beer, contact sport, swearing and junk food. A lack of emotion and empathy
Does misandry exist?
I don’t know what misandry is!
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
we need more senior women at work, so you only get an average payrise
What best describes you?