What follows is the only known surviving recording of Virginia Woolf, part of a BBC radio broadcast from 1937. The talk is titled “Craftsmanship.”
by Sadie Stein
This is the only surviving recording of Virginia Woolf's voice. It is
part of a BBC radio broadcast from April 29th, 1937. The talk was called
"Craftsmanship" and was part of a series entitled "Words Fail Me".
The audio is accompanied by a slideshow of photographs of Virginia Woolf.
text was published as an essay in "The Death of the Moth and Other
Essays" (1942), and I've transcribed the recorded portion here: