Symbol of Social Phenomenon in the Drama Script “Orang-Orang Pinggiran” Written by M. Hasan Pabdatabi Syam
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- drama, social phenomenon, symbol
This study aims to describe the symbols of social phenomena in the text of the drama “Orang-orang pinggiran” by M. Hasan Pabdatabi Syam. This research uses descriptive qualitative analysis techniques. The data in this study are written data in the form of symbols of social phenomena. The source of the data is the drama text “ Orang-orang pinggiran “ by M. Hasan Pabdatabi Syam. After being analyzed and described in accordance with data analysis techniques in this study, nine social phenomenon symbols were found which contained in the text, namely (1) the state of the vegetable seller, (2) the life of the busker, (3) the scavenger future goals, (4) the situation of beggars, (5) the life of a pedicab driver, (6) the life of a comforting woman, (7) the assumption of a santri, (8) the life of a newspaper vendor, (9) the behavior of unscrupulous apparatuses. Based on these results, it can be concluded that (1) the phenomenon in all groups was pessimistic. They feel life is getting harder, and the future is uncertain. (2) Some parts found by the writer in the drama text “ Orang-orang pinggiran “ are real things in daily life. The author of the text tries to compose them to become something more accessible for the reader to understand. (3) The life lived by vegetable sellers, buskers, beggars, scavengers, newspaper vendors, pedicab drivers, comfort women, santri, and security apparatuses, are an inseparable part of the pulse of life in metropolitan communities such as Makassar.
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TY - CONF AU - A. Asmara PY - 2020 DA - 2020/10/27 TI - Symbol of Social Phenomenon in the Drama Script “Orang-Orang Pinggiran” Written by M. Hasan Pabdatabi Syam BT - Proceedings of the 3rd International Conference on Education, Science, and Technology (ICEST 2019) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 300 EP - 307 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.201027.063 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.201027.063 ID - Asmara2020 ER -