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Rebecca Skloot leaves Memphis for Chicago

September 12, 2010 Rebecca Skloot, bestselling author of The Immortal Life of Henrietta Lacks recently gave up her position at the University of Memphis to move to Chicago. Today she speaks with the Commercial Appeal‘s Richard Morgan about her years in Memphis and their importance in the creation of a bestseller. Read the story here.