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African American Experience: "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks” by Rebecca S

Event Type: Adult Programs
Age Group(s): Adults
Date: 3/19/2013
Start Time: 7:00 PM
End Time: 8:00 PM
Description:
 This is a tale of medical wonders, arrogance, racism, poverty and the bond that grows, sometimes painfully, between two very different women, Rebecca Skloot and Deborah Lacks. They both share an obsession to learn about Deborah's mother, Henrietta, and her magical, immortal cells. Stop by the circulation desk to pick up a copy of the book and register. Refreshments will be served.
Registration recommended.
Library: Indian Trails Branch    Map
Location: Auditorium (IT)
Presenter: Library staff
Status: Closed


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