Victoria Horne is Lecturer in Art and Design History at Northumbria University in Newcastle. She has recently published an article about the Hackney Flashers in Third Text (Oct 2017) and co-edited the volume Feminism and Art History Now: Radical Critiques of Theory and Practice (2017).
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