Rebecca Skloot is an award-winning science writer with a B.S. in biological sciences and an MFA in creative nonfiction. Her work has appeared in The New York Times Magazine
, and O, The Oprah Magazine
. She has taught creative nonfiction and science journalism at the University of Memphis, the University of Pittsburgh, and New York University. The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks
is her first book and has been a New York Times
bestseller since its release in 2010.
Rebecca Skloot’s website has a lot of information including news, photos, videos, blog posts, and articles. More information about the Henrietta Lacks Foundation, founded by Rebecca Skloot, can be found at http://henriettalacksfoundation.org/
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