Morphology of the Legend of Folklore on Unruly Daughter in West Sumatra’s Minangkabau
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- morphology, functional structure, legendary folktale, rebllious girls, people Minangkabau, West Sumatra
This article aims to discussion about the morphology of the legends folktale of the Minangkabau daughters in West Sumatra who was rebellious to her mother. This research is a descriptive qualitative study. The sources of data in this study are legendary folktales (1) Batu Puti Bayang (2) Awang Tingkuluak, (3) Batu Manangih, and (4) Batu Bangkai, represents the coastal area and mainland area of West Sumatra. Based on the research findings, the motifs of legends folktale is (1) Initial situation: (a) living as an only child, (b) living only with mother, (c) living in the situation is very simple/poor, (d) lazy and hedonist; (2) Transformation Situation: (e) likes to visit crowded places (including markets), (f) likes to preen, (g) does not like doing housework, (h) imposes domestic work on her mother; (3) Final situation: (i) with her mother going to the market, (j) refusing to acknowledge her mother to others because her mother is poor, (k) being cursed by her mother because she feels harassed as a maid; (l) changed to stone due to the mother’s curse.
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TY - CONF AU - WS Hasanuddin AU - Emidar AU - Zulfadhli PY - 2021 DA - 2021/03/26 TI - Morphology of the Legend of Folklore on Unruly Daughter in West Sumatra’s Minangkabau BT - Proceedings of the Ninth International Conference on Language and Arts (ICLA 2020) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 95 EP - 99 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.210325.018 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.210325.018 ID - Hasanuddin2021 ER -