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2010 Virginia Festival of the Book - Rebecca Skloot, "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks"

Rebecca Skloot

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From the 2010 Virginia Festival of the Book in Charlottesville, Virginia, Rebecca Skloot discusses her book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.

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Rebecca Skloot

Rebecca Skloot is the author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.  She has served on the board of directors of the National Book Critics Circle where she served as vice president  and developed the blog, Critical Mass.  Her writing has appeared in several publications, including Discover, The New York Times Magazine, and Columbia Journalism Review.  For more information visit rebeccaskloot.com.


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2010 Virginia Festival of the Book - Rebecca Skloot, "The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks"

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  • Tuesday, June 1st at 6:30am (ET)
  • Tuesday, June 1st at 12:30am (ET)
  • Monday, May 31st at 6:30pm (ET)
  • Monday, May 31st at 12:30pm (ET)
  • Monday, May 10th at 7:30am (ET)
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