Christopher Kilmartin is a professor emeritus, author, stand-up comedian, actor, playwright, consultant, and professional psychologist. He retired in 2016 as professor of psychology at the University of Mary Washington in Fredericksburg, Virginia. He holds a PhD in counseling psychology from Virginia Commonwealth University and is a licensed clinical psychologist who has been consulting with businesses, college students, human services workers, athletic departments, the military, and counselors for many years. His major scholarly work is The Masculine Self (6th edition Sloan, 2019), which has also been translated into Korean. His latest book is The Fictions that Shape Men’s Lives (Routledge, 2021). An integration of his scholarly and performing interests, he has performed “Crimes Against Nature,” a solo theatre performance on men’s issues, on over 150 campuses and at other venues.