Rebecca Skloot’s The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks attracted a great deal of media attention when it was published a few years ago. Here are a few articles that may enhance your understanding of the book.

Smithsonian Magazine: Henrietta Lacks’ ‘Immortal’ Cells Why Henrietta Lacks Matters

Wired Magazine: Henrietta Everlasting

Newsweek/The Daily Beast: How Henrietta Lacks Changed Medical History