Victoria Walters


Dr. Victoria Walters is an Associate Lecturer for Visual Culture at the University of the West of England.


Sole Authored Monograph

  • Walters, V., 2012. Joseph Beuys and the Celtic Wor(l)d: a language of healing. Berlin: LIT Verlag

Co-Edited Book

  • Lerm Hayes, C. and Walters, V., eds., 2011. Beuysian Legacies in Ireland and Beyond: Art, Culture and Politics. Berlin: LIT Verlag

Journal Articles

Book Chapters

  • Walters, V., 2020. On Learning to Say Longing: Drawing on the Power of Fado. In Kockel, U. and McDermott, P. and Campbell, L., eds., Per Scribendum, Sumus: Ethnopoesis, or: Writing Heritage. Zürich: LIT Verlag, pp.128-143
  • Walters, V., 2014. We-Minotaur-Labyrinth-Root: talking transgression with Beuys and Bataille. In Rice, L. and Little, D., eds., Transgression: towards an expanded field of architecture. Series: Critical Studies in Architectural Humanities. Oxford: Routledge, pp.230-252

  • Walters, V., 2013.  Opening Up the Field: Joseph Beuys’ Anthropological Art.  In Johler, R., Marchetti, C., Tschofen, B. and Weith, C., eds., Kultur_Kultur: Denken. Forschen. Darstellen. Münster, New York, Munich, Berlin: Waxmann Verlag, pp. 311-317

  • Walters, V., 2010. The Artist as Shaman: the work of Joseph Beuys and Marcus Coates. In Schneider, A. and Wright, C., eds., Between Art and Anthropology. Oxford: Berg, pp. 35-47

Catalogue Essays

  • Walters, V., 2020. Some Reflections on Site. In Space Place Practice, place: soapworks, pp. 5-10. Available from: Publication funded by Arts Council England and Art Research Centre, Bath Spa University

Book Reviews

  • Walters, V., 2007. Book Review: Freeland Thompson, T., Ireland’s Pre-Celtic Archaeological and Anthropological Heritage.  In Irish Journal of Anthropology Vol.10 (1), pp. 58-59 

  •  Walters, V., 2007. Book Review: Holfter, G., ed., German-speaking Exiles in Ireland 1933-1944.  In Irish Economic and Social History Vol.34, pp. 122-124