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Teaching Creative Non-Fiction with The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

I’m teaching a creative non-fiction course this fall, and students will be reading The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, among other texts. If you aren’t familiar with the book, read my summary first. This post describes how The Immortal Life

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks

There are three types of books: Those you buy and read right away. Those you buy and put on the shelf for some other time.  Then there are those you put on the shelf to read some other time—and actually

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