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?
systematic and abusive control of human action resulting in denigration of women; narrowing the possibilities of what identities and lives might be and become.
How has patriarchy hurt you?
By creating � narrow space for what i can identify as.
How have you hurt people in a way influenced by patriachy?
mansplaining to My kids, manic production of pun Jokes, leaving little space for relatives to flourish in
How would you define masculinity?
Swag and style: han solo, Aragorn, Clooney, viggo mortenson, etc. Lifestyle leading to coercion of directions (material, symbolic, biological, etc)
Does misandry exist?
Have you experienced gender and/or sex related prejudice?
Only in a way that has advantaged me
What best describes you?