Monthly Archives: January 2012

Comparative Genre Analysis

Rebecca Skloot, a female American author, pitched her book, The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, in three similar yet very different television talk show forums. Comedy Central’s The Colbert Report othing short of typical Colbert, about 75% focuses on the … Continue reading

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Analysis of Deborah Lacks

In Part 3 of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks, the Lacks family spends a lot of time trying to answer a variety of questions. Questions to reporters, questions from doctors, and questions they had themselves about their unique situation … Continue reading

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“Life” Analysis

In Chapter Two of The Immortal Life on Henrietta Lacks, titled “Clover,” author Rebecca Skloot goes in depth about Henrietta’s childhood while being raised by her grandfather,  and the evolution of her interesting relationship with her husband Day, whom she … Continue reading

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Millenials

“Do you see yourself in the description of the millennial generation report and in your quiz response? What do you agree with? What do you disagree with? Why?” After reading the report, I really do feel like I see myself … Continue reading

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