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Persepolis reviewed by Brittany Jackson, Class of 2004

November 1st, 2010 · No Comments · Biography, Graphic Novel, Non-fiction

Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood and Persepolis 2: The Story of a Return are a series of graphic novels by Marjane Satrapi. Satrapi does an excellent job capturing her life growing up in Iran in these pages. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend on Facebook share via Reddit Share with Stumblers Tweet about [...]

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The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks reviewed by Brittany Jackson, Class of 2004

July 9th, 2010 · No Comments · Biography, Non-fiction

The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks is a must read. Skloot takes a complex subject and simplifies it to its simplest form, without becoming condescending. She captured the heart and the essence of two sides of a life, of a process, of a science, and of a family. Bookmark on Delicious Digg this post Recommend [...]

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