CTVA

Kenneth Portnoy

Kenneth Portnoy
Professor [FERP Retirement], Screenwriting Option
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MZ 314

Biography

EDUCATIONAL BACKGROUND

Ph.D., New York University, 1976
M.A., New York University, 1969
Teaching Certificate, St. Joseph's College, 1972
B.A., Tulane University, 1967


ADMINISTRATION

Director CTVA INTERNSHIP Program
Coordinator, Script Library 
Chair, Curriculum committee, Professional Activities committee, Search and Screen Committee, Graduate Studies Thesis Committee, Evalution of Tenured Faculty committee


PROFESSIONAL EXPERIENCE

Writer, Screen Adaptation, 2nd edition, Revised and Expanded, Focal Press, 1998.
Writer, Matrix, Environmental Workbook, Los Angeles Public Schools, 1995.
Writer, The Fundamental Building Blocks of Dramatic Writing, Copley, 1993.
Writer, Screen Adaptation, Focal Press, 1991.
Writer, "The Use of New Technologies in Traditional Teaching Methods," Educational Journal.

Writer "And a Drink Takes a Man," Quincy, Universal TV.
Writer, "I Want to Marry a Millionaire," Fantasy Island, Columbia TV.
Writer "Whose to Blame," Quincy, Universal TV.


PROFESSIONAL ORGANIZATIONS

Life Member Writers Guild of America, West
Member Academic Liasion Committee, Writers Guild
Member Social Committee, Writers Guild