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David Coddon


San Diego


David Coddon is a lecturer in the School of Journalism and Media Studies and a veteran journalist with more than 25 years’ experience in newspapers, radio and new media. He is a graduate of the University of Southern California with a B.A. in journalism and of San Diego State with an MFA in creative writing. A longtime voice on the San Diego arts, entertainment and cultural scene, he is the former editor of the San Diego Union-Tribune’s “Currents Weekend” and “Night&Day” sections, and he is currently the theater critic for San Diego CityBeat.