John Sayles and Working-Class History
Roberts, Nora Ruthhttp://www.solidarity-us.org/node/826
Publisher: Against the Current
Date Written: 01/09/1997
Year Published: 1997
Resource Type: Article
Cx Number: CX11396
Even if we know that community and solidarity will be harder to win than Sayles' newer efforts seem to suggest, the fact that someone is bucking Hollywood forgers of dominant ideology and that audiences are responding may offer hope that even more of American working-class history-and the history of American working-class aspirations can yet be redeemed.