Free Event – “The Digital Revolution and Persian News Consumers”

Event_timelinepic-1Munck School at the University of Toronto are holding an event in London next Wednesday, March 5th at The Free Word Centre in Farringdon. It’s free! It’s in Persian with translations on headphones! “Digital Revolution, Journalism and Persian-Speaking News Consumers.”

A panel discussion with broadcaster Ali May (moderator), journalist Maziar Baharai, journalist Masih Alinejad, and Editor at Tehran Bureau, Gonloush Niknejad. The event will be in Persian but expert simultaneous translation into English is available through headsets. How cool is that?
The panel discussion will also be broadcast live for Iranians inside Iran, who can ask questions from panelists.
Free tickets are available on Eventbrite.