Hiram College

Hiram College’s Center for Literature, Medicine and Biomedical Humanities welcomed author Rebecca Skloot on Monday, March 15, for a lecture on her first book “The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks.” The book was published by Crown, an imprint of Random House, on February 2, 2010, and debuted at number 5 on the “New York Times” bestseller list on February 21. The book was named a Barnes and Noble Discover Great New Writers Pick for Spring 2010.

Karen Long, a reporter for Cleveland’s “Plain Dealer” attended the event and wrote an article for the paper.

See photos of Skloot’s visit.