Search - List of Books by Michael Chorost

Michael Chorost (born 1964) is an American writer and teacher. Born with severe loss of hearing due to rubella, his hearing was partially restored with a cochlear implant in 2001. He subsequently wrote a memoir of the experience, titled Rebuilt: How Becoming Part Computer Made Me More Human (Houghton Mifflin, 2005). It also exists in a paperback version with a different subtitle, Rebuilt: My Journey Back to the Hearing World. In August 2006 Rebuilt won the PEN/USA Book Award for Creative Nonfiction.

Dr. Chorost has published in Wired, The Futurist, The Scientist, Technology Review, and SKY (Delta's inflight magazine). He teaches writing at the University of San Francisco, and co-wrote a PBS television show titled The 22nd Century which aired in January 2007.

Born in New Jersey and educated at Brown University and the University of Texas at Austin, he now lives in Washington, DC. He is a member of the Sanchez Grotto Annex, a writers' collective in the city.
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Total Books: 8
World Wide Mind The Coming Integration of Humanity Machines and the Internet
World Wide Mind The Coming Integration of Humanity Machines and the Internet
2011 - World Wide Mind the Coming Integration of Humanity Machines and the Internet (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9781439119143
ISBN-10: 1439119147
Genres: Health, Fitness & Dieting, Science & Math
  • Currently 3/5 Stars.
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Rebuilt How Becoming Part Computer Made Me More Human
2007 - Rebuilt How Becoming Part Computer Made Me More Human (Paperback)Paperback, Hardcover
ISBN-13: 9780285637900
ISBN-10: 0285637908
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Rebuilt My Journey Back to the Hearing World
Rebuilt
2006 - Rebuilt (Hardcover)
ISBN-13: 9780285637504
ISBN-10: 0285637509
Genres: Biographies & Memoirs, Computers & Technology
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Rebuilt  How Becoming Part Computer Made Me More Human
2005 - Rebuilt How Becoming Part Computer Made Me More Human (Hardcover)Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780618378296
ISBN-10: 0618378294
Genres: Science & Math, Medicine, Engineering & Transportation, Medical Books
  • Currently 3.5/5 Stars.
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