Presented by Free Word and English PEN A panel of journalists discuss how events in Syria are reported by the international and Syrian media and how the contrast between what is presented to a domestic and global audience can be mediated. Panelists include Channel 4 presenter Paul Mason, alongside Armand Hurault, Zaher Omareen and Mohamed Ali Hamed. The event will be chaired by Malu Halasa, co-editor
of Syria Speaks: Art and Culture from the Frontline Thursday 29 May 2014 19:00 • Free Word Lecture Theatre £5 / £3 Part of Free Word’s Translators in Residence programme and the Islington Word Festival 2014. For more information or to order tickets, click here.