Chris Waugh is an activist, blogger and stand up comedian. He has a BA in English and an MPhil in Multi-Disciplinary Gender Studies from the University of Cambridge, and is a current PhD student in the Centre for Interdisciplinary Gender Studies, Leeds University. He writes about gender, socialism and social movements, heavy metal and mental health. His interests include activism, writing, death metal and cats.

He has written for The Cambridge Student, Varsity, The Tab, The Huffington Post, the Guardian, and currently writes regularly for Politics Made Public