Luke Holmaas

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  • Fellow
  • Film

Education

  • B.A. Film History and Criticism, Minnesota State University Moorhead, 2010
  • M.A. Communication Arts - Film, University of Wisconsin-Madison, 2015

Honors/Awards

  • Ted Larson Scholarship , MSUM Film Studies , 2009

Lectures/Keynotes

  • 2009. "Through A Looking Glass Darkly: The Parallax View and War of the Worlds as Filmed American Nightmares," Minnesota State University Moorhead Student Academic Conference , Moorhead, MN .
  • 2010. "Sounds of Ecstasy: Music in the Films of Werner Herzog," Minnesota State University Moorhead Student Academic Conference , Moorhead, MN .
  • 2018. "Angel of Mirth: The Use of Thrash and Death Metal in Contemporary Hollywood Comedies," SWPACA , Albuquerque, NM , February 07, 2018 .
  • 2018. "Of Gremlins and Popstars: Considering the Legacy of Vulgar Modernism," SCMS , Toronto, ON , March 14, 2018 .
  • 2018. ""I must have broken some taboo": The Reception of Women in Vulgar Comedies of the New Hollywood," Women and New Hollywood, Maynooth University , Maynooth, Ireland , May 29, 2018 .

Courses

  • CA 100 Intro to Speech Composition
  • CA 350 Introduction to Film
  • CA 552 Contemporary Hollywood Cinema