Bring Jeff Perera to:
Talk with Men, Boys and Young Men about ideas of gender and models of possibility for manhood today.
Speak to University and College communities on mindful masculinities and being part of change in the campus community.
Talk about manhood and leadership with community leaders, organizations, athletics department, or male leaders : exploring how we can own our actions, our responsibilities , and humbly striving to be a male ally.
Give a keynote talk at your summit or conference on mindful manhood and leadership, accountability, and being the lesson in action.
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Jeff Perera of Next Gen Men will deliver an inspiring and engaging multimedia talk or session for your organization, community or campus space. Let’s inspire new ideas of manhood where we live, work, study, worship or play!
Watch Jeff’s latest TEDx talk ‘The Ladder of Manhood’ a meditation on the shrinking circle of violence, the pursuit of identity, healthy vs. toxic masculinity, and how too many men are fluent in the language of violence.
Watch Jeff’s first TEDx talk ‘Words Speak Louder Than Actions‘ exploring the power of our words, the impact we all make, and the impact we CAN make!
JEFF PERERA IN THE MEDIA
- Jeff on Global News ‘The Morning Show’ talking about Ray Rice & Toxic Masculinity (scroll down for video!)
- Jeff featured as ManTalks ‘Man of the Week’!
- Jeff talking about men opening up
- Jeff featured in : ‘Please Be That Guy! 7 Men Who Are Transforming Masculinity
- Click to hear Jeff on CBC’s ‘The Current’ re: Male leaders taking responsibility for their behaviour vs dismissing it with ‘Boys Will Be Boys’ rhetoric
- Hear Jeff on CBC Radio’s ‘The Current’ discuss the role men and young men can play to help end violence against women
About Jeff Perera
Jeff is a speaker and facilitator with Next Gen Men, and has delivered keynotes, talks and workshops for tens of thousands of people from all walks of life (from organizations and community spaces, to grade school, high school, college and university students) on how society’s unattainable and warped concepts of masculinity impact people of all genders. He has delivered two TEDx talks on Masculinity and men’s troubled pursuits of identity: Words Speak Louder Than Actions and The Ladder of Manhood. Jeff started Higher Unlearning as an online space to explore how ideas of gender and masculinity impact us in everyday life.
Jeff previously worked at White Ribbon, organized dozens of gender/masculinity-related events, founded the annual ‘What Makes a Man’ Conference and was event director for the first TEDxWomen event in Toronto, Canada. He was named to Racism Free Ontario’s Top 100 Person of Colour list spotlighting anti-racism activists.