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?
Women let men think they run the joint.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
I never said it has hurt me.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
Every way that I ever hurt anybody is due to me thinking I’m running things, when really I’m not.
How would you define masculinity?
A composite of mullets, V8s, bad dentistry, nationalism & crap tattoos. (I live in Australia)
Does misandry exist?
Peter Andry’s sister
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
I’d offer my seat on a busy train to a pretty lady, but never to a pretty man.
What best describes you?
None of the above