Michael Kennedy

Michael Kennedy is currently a PhD student at Columbia University in the department of Anthropology. He holds a BA in Religious Studies and Political Science from the University of South Carolina and an MA in Anthropology from the American University in Cairo. In addition, he serves as a photography instructor and Regional Coordinator for the Research Journalism Initiative, an educational media nonprofit organization that provides conceptual and technical training in media production to Palestinian journalism students.

001.02 MICHAEL KENNEDY

Interview with Michael Kennedy by Ahmad Hosni, published October 16, 2011.
“Can we produce images that offer political commentary but do not easily lend themselves to established political rhetoric?” Read more ›

001.03 KAREM SAID Part (I)

Interview with Karem Said by Michael Kennedy, published August 10, 2012.
“Smart Village is a place of utter silence designed to deny the passing of time and the events of history.” Read more ›

001.03 KAREM SAID Part (II)

Interview with Karem Said by Michael Kennedy, published August 28, 2011.
“To watch these videos is to watch something once beyond imagination unfold as a radically re-constitutive reality. Everyday life lacks momentum, but the media and video clips disrupt the time of ordinary life by insisting on an alternative order of recognition.” Read more