Table of Contents
   Introductionp. 3
   Losing Itp. 15
      Voices: Ben Luxonp. 26
   Why?p. 29
      Voices: Ross Wankp. 49
   Bring in 'Da Noise!p. 53
      Voices: Jacqui Metzgerp. 70
   You Cant See It, but: I Can't Hear Youp. 73
      Voices: Toni Iacoluccip. 84
   Am I Deaf or Just Dumb?p. 87
      Voices: Jay Alan Zimmermanp. 98
   "They Don't Scream, 'I'm Wearing Hearing AIDS!!!'"p. 101
      Voices: Richard Einhornp. 115
   And Then You Have to Pay for Itp. 117
      Voices: Robert Astlep. 127
   Cyborg: Cochlear Implantsp. 131
      Voices: Lorie Singerp. 154
   Wig Tape, and That Pig Outdoorsp. 157
      Voices: Karin Olsoep. 176
   How to Be a Deaf Theater Editor, and Other Challenges of Real Lifep. 179
      Voices: Isaiah Jacksonp. 193
   The Ugly Stepsisters: Tinnitus and Vertigop. 197
      Voices: Melissap. 212
   Chicks and Fish Do It. Why Cant We?p. 215
      Voices: Eugene Kaplanp. 240
   Epilogue: In the Land of the Near Deafp. 243
   Notesp. 247
   Acknowledgmentsp. 263
   Indexp. 265