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?
An innate sense of responsibility for the well being of your family
How has patriarchy hurt you?
In 1990 when I had my only episode of a panic/anxiety attack/24hour nervous breakdown the principle cause was a feeling of not being able to look after my family.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
How would you define masculinity?
Being slightly more of a hunter gatherer than a nest builder but happy with your feminine side.
Does misandry exist?
I don’t know what misandry is!
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
What best describes you?
I am unique, just like everybody else.