"Doctors took her cells without asking. Those cells never died. They launched a medical revolution and a multimillion-dollar industry. More than twenty years later, her children found out. Their lives would never be the same."
A four-week reading and discussion series facilitated by Dr. Rose Harris, Ralph Bunche Endowed Professor of Political Science at Grambling State University. The series will center on the book The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks by Rebecca Skloot.
Please call to pre-register; space and books are limited.
R & R with History: The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
- Bossier Parish Library History Center