Michael Chorost 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' . It also exists in a paperback version with a different subtitle, 'Rebuilt: My Journey Back to the Hearing World. Wikipedia*
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Michael Chorost has three videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 2005 Speech. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2013 with an average of 265 views per program. Most common tag: Science & Technology.