MONTREAL, Sept. 13, 2016 /CNW Telbec/ - Mohamed Fahmy, former Cairo bureau chief for Al Jazeera, will give the Homecoming Keynote lecture at Concordia University on September 22. Fahmy will recount his ordeal of arrest and imprisonment as a journalist covering the aftermath of Egypt's political uprisings.
Media in the Age of Terror : How the war on terror became a war on journalism
Thursday, September 22, 2016
6 p.m. (doors open at 5:30 p.m.)
D.B. Clarke Theatre, Henry F. Hall Building
1455 De Maisonneuve Boulevard West
People wishing to attend the lecture can register online or by phone 514-848-2424 ext. 4397. There is no charge for admission.
Journalists wishing to attend the lecture should contact Fiona Downey at 514-518-3336 or firstname.lastname@example.org; Twitter: @fiodow; concordia.ca/now/media-relations
SOURCE Concordia University
For further information: Media Relations Advisor, Concordia University, Tel.: 514-848-2424 ext. 2518, Cell: 514-518-3336