The Middle East: Trauma, Truths & Twitter
powerHouse Arena DUMBO (37 Main St., Brooklyn)
7-9pm
Free, RSVP appreciated: rsvp@powerHouseArena.com

Authors Rory O’Connor (Friends, Followers and the Future) and Dr. Rahimeh Andalibian (The Rose Hotel) examine the influence of social media on common myths and misconceptions about the Middle East, its peoples and its cultures, and the jointly-created, entrenched story lines perpetuated by media on both sides of a yawning divide.

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