Dr. Laura Copier

Dr. Laura Copier is Assistant Professor at the department of Media and Performance studies at Utrecht University and a researcher at the Institute for Cultural Inquiry (ICON).

Her book ‘Preposterous Revelations: Visions of Apocalypse and Martyrdom in Hollywood Cinema 1980-2000’ analyses cinematic representations of the Biblical Apocalyps and notions of martyrdom and self-sacrifce in Hollywood cinema.