Ash Watson is an Australian writer and sociologist of technology, fiction, and DIY. She is author of the novel Into the Sea (2020), co-author of The Face Mask in COVID Times (2021), fiction editor of The Sociological Review and creator of the public sociology/arts project So Fi Zine.
Ash works at the Vitalities Lab, UNSW Sydney, as a Postdoctoral Fellow on an ARC Discovery Project. Prior to this she taught at the University of Sydney and was a doctoral Endeavour Research Fellow at Goldsmiths, University of London. Her PhD was awarded in late 2018.