Video Review Assignment #2: Henrietta Lacks
Learn about how the cells of this woman have become famous and the controversary surrounding them. This documentary video, The Way of All Flesh, was produced in 1997, so it is an older video but it is a thorough depiction of the how the story unfolded and affected cancer research.
Watch the following video in its entirety:
Then write a summary of the video that is at least 750 words in length. This summary should include one concluding paragraph of critique. Critique means that you will provide your thoughts on the video and the topic. A critique could describe the topics you found interesting and how they relate to you. A critique could also include what you thought of the production of the video. The assignment will require you to upload a file of your summary/critique in a .doc, .docx, or .pdf format. Click on the “Submit Assignment” button at the top of this page to submit the assignment.