The Sociology Literature Study of The Main Character in Novel Nun: Pada Sebuah Cermin Through The Philosophy of Tembang Macapat and The Compatibility with The Marginal Community in Surakarta

Yusuf Muflikh Raharjo, Herman J. Waluyo, Kundharu Saddhono

Abstract

This study aims to describe the main characters contained in the novel Nun: Pada Sebuah Cermin by Afifah Afra and its compatibility with the marginal life communities in Surakarta associated with the philosophy of the tembang macapat that became the storyline of this novel. This novel takes place in Surakarta and tells the marginal life people in the city who have different social and job backgrounds. This research is a qualitative descriptive research using content analysis method with literature sociology approach. The result of this study prove that the novel is able to tell a concrete picture of the marginal society and social condition in Surakarta, with the setting of places around the bus terminal, river banks, and dumps. Through the eleven of tembang macapat presented as the storyline, the novel is full of noble Javanese values, such as (1) ethical values, (2) aesthetics, (3) religion, and (4) social that can be a tool of life reflection for every human.

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Raharjo Y., Waluyo H. and Saddhono K. (2017). The Sociology Literature Study of The Main Character in Novel Nun: Pada Sebuah Cermin Through The Philosophy of Tembang Macapat and The Compatibility with The Marginal Community in Surakarta.In 2nd International Conference on Sociology Education - Volume 2: ICSE, ISBN 978-989-758-316-2, pages 243-247. DOI: 10.5220/0007107608830887


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@conference{icse17,
author={Yusuf Muflikh Raharjo and Herman J. Waluyo and Kundharu Saddhono},
title={The Sociology Literature Study of The Main Character in Novel Nun: Pada Sebuah Cermin Through The Philosophy of Tembang Macapat and The Compatibility with The Marginal Community in Surakarta},
booktitle={2nd International Conference on Sociology Education - Volume 2: ICSE,},
year={2017},
pages={243-247},
publisher={SciTePress},
organization={INSTICC},
doi={10.5220/0007107608830887},
isbn={978-989-758-316-2},
}


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TY - CONF

JO - 2nd International Conference on Sociology Education - Volume 2: ICSE,
TI - The Sociology Literature Study of The Main Character in Novel Nun: Pada Sebuah Cermin Through The Philosophy of Tembang Macapat and The Compatibility with The Marginal Community in Surakarta
SN - 978-989-758-316-2
AU - Raharjo Y.
AU - Waluyo H.
AU - Saddhono K.
PY - 2017
SP - 243
EP - 247
DO - 10.5220/0007107608830887