Jeff Perera is a speaker and writer who has delivered keynotes, talks and workshops over the past ten years for tens of thousands of people across North America. He talks with people of all walks of life (from organizations and community spaces, to grade school, high school, college and university students) discussing how society’s ideas of masculinity impact people of all genders. Jeff inspires men and young men to work towards change and ‘be the lesson in action’. He has delivered two TEDx talks on 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 constructs of masculinity in everyday life.