Pepi Regopoulou was born in Athens where she completed her degree in chemistry. She then studied history of art in Paris. She is a professor at the Communication and Mass Media Department of the University of Athens. Her books and articles comment on politics, art, and psychology. Her recent book, Body: Appeal and Threat (2003) serves as an academic handbook in many Greek faculties. She has also written theatrical plays and scripts. She is a regular contributor to the Eleutherotypia national newspaper and has worked for Greek radio and television.
Her books The Insane President and Female Pleasure (2nd edition 2010) and On the History of Civilization (2010) are available from Topos Books.