University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Athropology

Author: Whitney Azoy

Masood’s Parade

Iconography, Revitilization, and Ethnicity in Afghanistan

By: Whitney Azoy

What happens when, after two dozen years of chaos, a society begins to get its political act together? What values are left? What symbols are celebrated? What new heroes are pressed into the service of revitalization? Afghanistan — at least part of it — responded on April 28, 2002, with a parade, Kabul’s grandest in […]