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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 Fall 2011 
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Fall 2011 Teaching Schedule
ANTH 3 Cultural Anthropology 3.0 70075 001 Lec M W F 09:10-10:00AM CLOU U221 Deadlines Final Book 70076 002 Lec M W F 10:10-11:00AM CLOU U221 Deadlines Final Book 73801 003 Lec M W F 12:10-01:00PM CLOU U267 Deadlines Final Book ANTH 20 LGBT Anthropology 3.0 72603 831 Onl HOURS ARR  Deadlines Book
ANTH 20-Sec 831 is an online class with no required on-campus meetings. For course details students must check instructor's website at For more information about online courses go to
ANTH 3AC Cultural Anth: Amer Culture 3.0 76139 001 Lec T R 11:10-12:25PM HC A205 Deadlines Final Book
ANTH 3AC, Sec 001 is an honor's section. Call 415-239-3376 or email

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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