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ISSUE 61 - AUGUST 2009
Afghan Scene September 2009
7Introduction11The maths proessor o Kabul
David Gill introduces us to a another extroardinarycharacter from his ongoing Kabul at Work project.
16SCENE SPECIAL - Lost then Found
Matthew Leeming, Christina Lamb, Bijan Omrani andJoanie Meharry introduce the dazzling artefacts of theKabul Museum and unpick the extraordinary history of atreasure trove once feared missing but which is now wowingmuseum goers the world over.
34The play’s the thing
A harrowing piece of experimental theatre that drawson the horror of Afghanistan’s wars is explored by EmilyWinterbotham.
40The Venice collection
Jemima Montagu on the exhibition she helped to organiseof Afghan, Pakistani and Iranian work currently on show inthe Italian lagoon city.
44Kaboul Disco: The Return
Nicolas Wild is back by popular demand with anotherEnglish instalment of his graphic novel about love, life andsecurity restrictions in Kabul.
Everyone’s favourite party pictures from Kabul’s best bashes.
Restaurant sleuth Rosemary Stasek goes on the hunt for adecent pizza.
Top secret government intercepts, revealed
Got something to sell or buy? Fortunately Scene’s all newsmall ad section is here for you.
A fond farewell to Afghanistan survivor Joanna Nathan.
A super-sized directory of the best restaurants and hotelsin Kabul.