The Common Reading Reflection is meant to demonstrate your understanding of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks. From the general discussion points/inspirational questions listed below, explain in detail your overall impressions for these and other significant scenes in the book. Your topics should be explained by contrasting information and impressions from the beginning of the book through to the end. Provide an expanded response for each topic that you choose to address as significant. Be sure to respond to each topic you choose to address with information from the book. Quotes are encouraged (include page numbers) but should not comprise the entirety of your paper. Remember this is a reflection which means it includes your thoughts and impressions about the book.
Please use one-inch margins and a sans serif font in your double-spaced paper. Your reflection should include 3-4 pages, grammatically correct, and properly punctuated. Your Word or PDF document should be submitted to the drop box by the stated deadline.
Include topics such as those below that are designed to provide inspiration.
1. How do you view the impact of scientific research on the general public?
2. How do you believe the ethics of medical research have evolved since the death of Henrietta Lacks?
3. What changes in Deborah and Zakariyya did you observe as the book progressed? Explain the changes and describe how you believe that you might react under similar circumstances.