Matthew L Kennedy

Photo of Matthew L Kennedy Department Behavioral Sciences Department 
 Office Batmale Hall 340
 Phone (415) 452-7107
 Mailbox L213
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 Spring 2012 
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Spring 2012 Teaching Schedule
ANTH 8 Magic, Witchcraft, and Relig 3.0 34857 001 Lec W 01:10-04:00PM ARTX U267 Deadlines Final Book ANTH 20 LGBT Anthropology 3.0 30870 831 Onl HOURS ARR  Deadlines Book
ANTH 20-Sec 831 is an online class with no required meetings on-campus. For course details students must check instructor's website at For more information about online courses go to

B.A., University of California, Los Angeles; M.A., University of California, Davis

Prof. Kennedy has been teaching at CCSF since 1994. In addition to anthropology, he has also taught film history at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music and at CCSF (LGBT 11).

Books published:
Roadshow! The Fall of Film Musicals in the 1960s (Oxford University Press, 2014)
Joan Blondell: A Life between Takes (University Press of Mississippi, 2007)
Edmund Goulding's Dark Victory: Hollywood's Genius Bad Boy (University of Wisconsin Press, 2004)
Marie Dressler: A Biography (McFarland, 1999)

Contributing writer-researcher:
George Lucas's Blockbusting (HarperCollins, 2010)
Strategies for Teaching Anthropology, fourth edition (Prentice-Hall, 2006)
The Queer Encyclopedia of Film and Television (Cleis Press, 2005)
Strategies for Teaching Anthropology, first edition (Prentice-Hall, 2000)

Honors Faculty of the Year, Bay Consortium of Honors Programs, 2011
Certificate of Appreciation, Inter Club Student Council, CCSF, 2004
Who's Who Among American Teachers, 2000

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