Voice: Adam Pottle on Writing with Deafness, Adam Pottle
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Voice: Adam Pottle on Writing with Deafness

Author: Adam Pottle

Narrator: Gary Bennett

Unabridged: 4 hr 16 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Tantor Audio

Published: 11/16/2021

Genre: Biography & Autobiography - People With Disabilities

Synopsis

How deafness influences one writer's creative process. In Voice, Adam Pottle explores the crucial role deafness has played in the growth of his imagination, and in doing so presents a unique perspective on a writer's development. Born deaf in both ears, Pottle recounts what it was like growing up in a world of muted sound, and how his deafness has influenced virtually everything about his writing, from his use of language to character and plot choices. Salty, bold, and relentlessly honest, Voice makes us think about writing in entirely new ways and expands our understanding of deafness and the gifts that it can offer.

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