By Edmund. Leach
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The overwhelming majority of movies up to the 1970s ran with the established, dominant value system. Only with the release of movies such as Little Big Man (1970), Alice Doesn't Live Here Anymore (1974) and Shaft (1971) did indigenous peoples, women and black peoples respectively return to the silver screen in a nondiscriminatory way. The breaking-open of the dominant discourse was largely left to independent movie-makers such as Melvin van Peebles Sweet Sweetback Js Baadass Song (1971) or Jill Godmilow's Antonia: A Portrait of a Woman (1974).
13 The desire for a purer, more refined American linguistic and literary tradition, a desire with which writers such as Henry James sympathized, formed one response to this joyous mayhem of the vernacular. Another response, one that is considered more closely below in the discussion of the construction of an American elite narrative, was that of literary nationalism embodied initially in the efforts of the 'Young Americans' based in New York in the 1830s and 1840s to promote a distinctively 'national' American literary culture.
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A Runaway World? The Reith Lectures 1967 by Edmund. Leach