Parts of Speech

Year 2013

Creator Emily Kwong


Story type Radio

Town Skowhegan

County Somerset


After years of smoking, journalist Doug Harlow got surgery to save his life from cancer, but lost his voice in the process. Emily Kwong highlights how Harlow continues to perform his job as a journalist for the Morning Sentinel through the help of an electrolarynx, and how losing his voice changed the way he relates to people.

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