Livecast about Henrietta Lacks

The Narrative Journalism Foundation in Amsterdam presents The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, a livecast with American science writer Rebecca Skloot, who wrote a book about the remarkable story of Henrietta Lacks and her immortal cell line, known as HeLa, that came from Lacks’s cervical cancer cells in 1951 which were taken without her knowledge or consent. On October 13th, 8.30pm.