Josh’s earlier published articles and reviews. Enjoy!
Josh on Gallaudet and the future of deafness A long essay about Josh’s experiences teaching at Gallaudet, this was named Washington, DC feature article of the year by the Washington, DC, Society of Professional Journalists.
A piece about Otis’s favorite place in Washington! The Congressional Cemetery
Josh’s column for the prestigious ‘Lives’ page of The New York Times Magazine. Wall of Sound. New York Times. Aug 5, 2007.
Josh on learning to hear with an implant by watching American Idol. Turning Up ‘American Idol’. Washington Post. June 18, 2006.
NPR interview with Scott Simon on Sept 15, 2007. Surviving Deafness and Deprivation in Remote Africa.
The NPR transcript.
Interview with Peace Corps Writers. Talking with Josh Swiller.
A feature by on Josh by the Jewish Journal, Nov 8, 2007. Books: A compassionate journey of deafness in Africa.
Josh’s commencement address for the Clarke School in Massachusetts in 2008 Commencement Address (PDF).