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ALEX RENTON AT BEING A MAN FESTIVAL - BEATING THE BULLIES

Royal Festival Hall The Clore Ballroom, Level 2, Royal Festival Hall, UNITED KINGDOM

24 Nov 2017, 14:00



Beating the Bullies Part of Being A Man Half of young people in the UK have experienced being bullied, and young boys are twice as likely to bully than girls (The Annual Bullying Survey 2016). Why are boys more likely to bully? What can be done to break this pattern? Join us to discuss in this talk. Being A Man festival addresses the challenges and pressures of masculine identity in the 21st century. For its fourth year, we ask what makes a man? The answers come via discussions about masculinity and power, Nordic masculinity, male identity and fatherhood, bullying, porn, teenage knife crime and music, to name just a few.