An Oddly Complete Understanding

The friendship between Virginia Woolf & Katherine Mansfield had to overcome formidable obstacles. The influence of each on the other was to change the direction of woman writers in the twentieth century. Producer John KNIGHT.

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Broadcast history

30 May 1990 BT=1102 (RADIO 4)

03 Jun 1990 BT=2215 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Virginia Woolf

Katherine Mansfield

June Barrie (Actor)

Brian Gear (Actor)

Penelope Wilton (Actor)

Rosalind Shanks (Actor)

Cornelius Garrett (Actor)

Cherie Rogers (Author)

Anthony Hyde (narr)

John Knight (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-05-01

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The friendship between Virginia Woolf & Katherine Mansfield had to overcome formidable obstacles. The influence of each on the other was to change the direction of woman writers in the twentieth century. Producer John KNIGHT.

Subject Categories

profiles (programme format)

arts programmes (genre)

Broadcast history

30 May 1990 BT=1102 (RADIO 4)

03 Jun 1990 BT=2215 (RADIO 4)

Contributors

Virginia Woolf

Katherine Mansfield

June Barrie (Actor)

Brian Gear (Actor)

Penelope Wilton (Actor)

Rosalind Shanks (Actor)

Cornelius Garrett (Actor)

Cherie Rogers (Author)

Anthony Hyde (narr)

John Knight (Producer)

Recorded on 1990-05-01

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900530]

by Cherie Rogers.

With Penelope Wilton Rosalind Shanks.

Introduced to each other by Lytton Strachey in 1916, the friendship between

Katherine Mansfield and Virginia Woolf had to overcome formidable obstacles - the differences of class and culture, the threat of madness and tuberculosis. But the influence of each on the other changed the direction of women writers this century.

Narrator Anthony Hyde. Producer John Knight BBC Bristol. Stereo

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900530]

Unknown: Cherie Rogers.

Unknown: Penelope Wilton

Unknown: Rosalind Shanks.

Unknown: Lytton Strachey

Unknown: Katherine Mansfield

Narrator: Anthony Hyde.

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900530]

Unknown: Cherie Rogers.

Unknown: Penelope Wilton

Unknown: Rosalind Shanks.

Unknown: Lytton Strachey

Unknown: Katherine Mansfield

Narrator: Anthony Hyde.

Producer: John Knight

Genome: [r4 Bd=19900603]

Unknown: Penelope Wilton

Unknown: Rosalind Shanks.

Unknown: Katherine Mansfield

Narrator: Virginia Woolf.

Narrator: Anthony Hyde.

Written By: Cherie Rogers