Proceedings of the Second Conference on Language, Literature, Education, and Culture (ICOLLITE 2018)

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Study of Kata Kolok (Signs and their meanings)

Dian Rahmani Putri, I.G.M. Sutjaja
This research focuses on Bali sign language namely, kata kolok, a natural sign language in Bengkala village, Buleleng, Bali. Kata Kolok is conventionally created by the local deaf community, specifically on their idea and thought to describe their religious living, customs and culture. The aim of this...

Living a Shared Soul Mate (Perceiving love and sense of belonging in a polygamous household based on “Antara Ibuku dan Ibuku” by Desni Intan Suri)

Chairina Nasir, Bukhari Daud, Maya Maulina
Polygamy is a sensitive issue for women around the globe; Indonesian women are no exception. The issue of polygamy has influenced the Indonesian literature including fiction. Antara Ibuku dan Ibuku novel by Desni Intan Suri is one of Indonesian fictions stressing on polygamy. This study aims to describe...

Metaphor Compounding in the Dengka Dialect of the Rote Language Found in the Name of Animals and Plants (A generative morphology approach)

Efron Erwin Yohanis Loe
The purpose of this study is to analyse the metaphor compounding process rule in the Dengka dialect of the Rote language found in the name of animals and plants. There are two problems to be analysed: 1) how the structure of metaphor compounding process in the Dengka dialect of the Rote language found...

Subjectivity of Women in the Work of Seno Gumira Adjidarma Drupadi (A reconstruction)

Ratih Ika Wijayanti, Suma Riella Rusdiarti
This paper discusses the reconstruction of Drupadi's character as a strategy to present the subjectivity of women in the novel Drupadi by Seno Gumira Adjidarma. Drupadi is the retelling or the renewal of the epic Mahabharata which focuses on Drupadi as the female character in the story. As the representation...

White Supremacy Symbolization and Representation in The Great Wall and Doctor Strange Movies

Ra’idah Azyyati Fauziyah, Joesana Tjahjani
This article studies two movies, The Great Wall (2016) and Doctor Strange (2016), which indicate that the idea of white supremacy is still perpetuated by Hollywood through white savior complex and whitewashing depictions. The films are studied as texts using cinema studies approach that looks at both...

Revitalizing the Values of Local Wisdoms Contained in Sumbawanese Folklores as Bilingual Learning Sources for Character Education

Untung Waluyo, Henny Soepriyanti, Sudirman Wilian, Rizki Kurniawan
This study aims to explore, reconstruct and produce bilingual reading texts stemming from the folklores that contain the local wisdoms of the people of Sumbawa District, West Nusa Tenggara. The design used for this study is research and development which is oriented to the production of supplemental...

Assessing the Contribution of In-service Teacher Professional Training to Teachers’ Readiness to Implement the 2013 Curriculum (An analysis of the developmental progress of English teachers teaching skills in Sumbawa Regency)

Untung Waluyo, Henny Soepriyanti, Sudirman Wilian, Rizki Kurniawan
To complement with the implementation of the 2013 Curriculum, the Government of Indonesia has provided In-service Teacher Professional Training Program (TPETP a.k.a. PLPG) for English teachers in order that they can comply with the demands of the new curriculum. The current research attempts to reveal...

Construction of Women’s Roles in Patriarchal Culture (Feminist study towards modern Indonesian novels)

Yasnur Asri, Yenni Hayati
Until this time, most women’s roles have been constructed by the community and subsequently socialized through literary works. In a patriarchal society, the roles of women are constructed only according to the patriarchal point of view. This study described how the roles of women were constructed in...

No More Hoax (Model of media literacy education for maintaining ‘unity in diversity’ in Indonesia)

Titien Diah Soelistyarini, Retno Wulandari Setyaningsih, Nurul Fitri Hapsari
This study was aimed at introducing a model of media literacy education to identify and respond to hoaxes to avoid potential conflicts threatening the unity in diversity in Indonesia. The data were derived from middle and high school teachers at eLKISI Islamic Boarding School who have access to digital...

Wordplay or Not Wordplay (The Indonesian version of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland)

Retno Wulandari Setyaningsih, Ahiko Antaniami
Wordplay is a clever and witty way of using words, exploiting similarity in form and differences in meaning to serve some purposes, for example creating jokes. Lewis Carroll is famous for his wordplays as unique signature of his works, such as Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. This research describes...

Democracy Crisis in Poetry Anthology “Yang Berguru pada Sajak” based on Fredric Jamesone Perspective

Muh. Zuhdy Hamzah, Fatmawati Fatmawati, Halimi Zuhdy, Abdul Basid
This research aims to elaborate the form of democracy crisis in anthology of poetry “Yang Berguru pada Sajak” based on the theories of Fredric Jamesone and to understand the causes and their consequences toward human. The type of this research is a qualitative descriptive. The primary data sources is...

The Ideology of Terrorism in Anthology of Short Story “Resepsi Kematian” by Esti Nuryani Kasam based on The Perspective of Sociology of Literature

Abdul Basid, Imroatul Ngarifah, Dien Nur Chotimah, Marifah Munjiah
This study attempts to investigate forms of terrorism ideologies, to elaborate the motive of raising terrorism, and the impact of terrorism in short story anthology “Resepsi Kematian” by Esti Nuryani Kasam. This study employs a descriptive qualitative study method. The main data source used in this study...

The Relation between Writer’s Social Background and Characterization of Antagonist in Short Story “Sepasang Hati Berseteru” by Fauziyah Kurniawati based on The Sociology of Writer

Muhammad Ilmi Hafizi, Abdul Basid, Abd Muntaqim Al Anshory, Abida Sarah
This study aims to describe the writer’s social background, to explain the antagonist characterization in “Sepasang Hati Berseteru” by Fauziyah Kurniawati, and to understand the relation between writer’s social background and the antagonist character. This study uses descriptive qualitative. The data...

Analysis of the Meaning of Mantra Ajian Jaran Goyang (Riffaterre semiotic study)

Yanti Sariasih, Agus Yulianto
Indonesia's wealth in the field of literature is abundant in both oral and literary literature. One of them is mantra which synonymous with myth, mysticism, and various magical things. One of the spells that are most familiar to people in Indonesia is the mantra "Ajian Jaran Goyang". This study aims...

Digital Collaborative Literature: Responding to the millennials way of learning

Winda Candra Hantari
The digital world is rapidly changing the human perspective that certainly impacts the way of life, not to mention on how people learn things. Various responses to the technological revolution that has reached various lines even to domestic affairs are always interesting to discuss. Countless platforms...

Portrait of Eco-Stylistics in Ifa Avianty and Azzura Dayana’s Novel “Ranu, Saat Hati Menemukan Cintanya”

Ali Imron
This paper focuses on the discussion of the novel entitled Ranu, Saat Hati Menemukan Cintanya by Ifa Avianty and Azzura Dayana to reveal the use and implementation of Eco-Criticism in Islamic Novel of Indonesian Context. Eco-Criticism is quite popular at present though there hasn’t been clear definition...

Speech Acts Analysis of dr. Peter Senge’s Interview in the Fowler Center’s Roberta Baskin about the Future of Education

Khilda Shopia, Dara Sabila, Siti Drivoka Sulistyaningrum
This research is concerned with speech act produced by dr. Peter Senge as the speaker and Roberta Baskin as the host in a program of talk show. The objective of the study to analyze and describe the types of speech act, to classify the locution, illocutionary, and perlocutionary speech acts, to analyze...

French for Police Officers at Police Language School Jakarta: A needs analysis

Salman Al Farisi
Regarding the importance of language for specific purposes (LSP), especially in French for specific purposes (FSP), this study aims to analyze the needs of the Indonesian National Police (Polri) in learning French. This study is conducted at the Police Language School Jakarta involving four male police...

Mimicry and Radical Resistance in Novel Saman

Eka Francisca Fitri Agustin, Suwarna Suwarna
This study attempts to investigate the issue of identity seen from the issue of power relation in Saman, a novel by Ayu Utami. In particular, this study focuses on discussing the phenomenon of identity as an effect of superiority in the social order from postcolonial perspective. Data analysis revealed...

The Ideology in "Culture, Education, and Intellectual Life?" a Book Chapter by Vltchek: A political discourse analysis

Aliya Izet Begovic Yahya, Ratna Dewanti, Siti Drivoka Sulistyaningrum
Political literacy is one of the global literacy that requires understanding of one's ideology. The purpose of this research is to investigate the ideology represented a book chapter by Vltchek entitled "Indonesia: Archipelago of Fear". Drawing on Fariclough’s 3D approach to CDA, this study found that...

A Model of a Syllabus Design for Storytelling Based on Local Culture

Istiqamah Istiqamah, Nurmy Nurmy
An analysis on the currently-used syllabus at IAIN Pontianak indicates the absence of local culture. Therefore, this research is to develop a model of syllabus which can solve the problem. This is Research and Development (R & D) with three areas of study: need analysis, syllabus design process, and...

Sundanese Language Performance of the Elementary School Teacher

Elvi Citraresmana, Wahya Wahya, Fatimah Djajasudarma
Sundanese language as a local language consists of the indigenous knowledge which needs to be taught from elementary school. Many factors influence the success of the teaching of this language, one of which is the Sundanese language competence and performance of the school teachers. This research investigates...

Implementation of Contextual Teaching and Learning in Academic Writing Material for Foreign Speakers

Didin Widyartono
Many scholarship programs are directly offered in learning Indonesian, for example, the Partnership for Developing Country scholarship program. This program is aimed at students who study in Indonesia. Bahasa learning activities can be done based on Contextual Teaching and Learning. The materials on...

The Referential Function Types in Teacher Explanation

Rusdhianti Wuryaningrum
This study aims to investigate referential function used by teacher. Can add to our understanding how referential function types are established, maintained, and shaped through explanative speech in primary school. This study uses discourse analysis with a speech act approach. This research found that...

Latifa, Afghan Women and Unfinished Struggle

Hiqma Nur Agustina
This article examines the literacy ban for Afghan women in the era of Taliban focusing on the portrayal of Latifa as the narrator in My Forbidden Face (MFF) novel. As a writer and main character, Latifa fought for the rights and independence of Afghan women to gain access to education. Going to school...

Semiotic Analysis of Five Famous Streetwear Trademarks

Jauhar Helmie, Ery Lutfi Syafrudin
Trademark is an identity of any company. Each trademark contains meaning which can be revealed semiotically from its signs. This research were aimed to find out the semiotic signification process on five famous streetwear trademarks consist of Supreme, Gucci, Bape, Off-White, and Champion, to investigate...

Investigating Speech Act and Politeness in Classroom Interaction

Yogi Setia Samsi
This present study focuses on the way of teachers’ communication in learning and teaching in classroom with their student. This study is grounded on speech act theory by Searle and the principle of mutual consideration by Aziz. The aim of this study is to investigate the types and functions of speech...

Language Competences as a Contributing Factor in Solving Mathematical Problems

Yus Mochamad Cholily
Mathematics is a compulsory subject for both elementary and high school students. The materials covered in this subject, which are mostly abstract with numbers and verbal symbols, have made it seem very hard to learn. In addition to its abstract characteristic, the lack of understanding on the language...

Respecting and Saving Face in EFL Classroom Discourse

Siti Humaero
This study was intended to explore the effect of politeness strategies focusing on the effect of face-saving act in students’ learning motivation in EFL classroom. Thus, this study attempted to investigate: (1) Whether polite strategies of saving and respecting face influence students’ motivation in...

Characters Selection in Transliteration of Chinese Indonesian Names

Lu Xuanyi
The translation of names, especially the translation of celebrities’ names, plays an important role both in Chinese language and culture. Therefore, when we translate other languages to Chinese, people’s names need to be translated, linguistically using transliteration. In the process of translating...

Error and Communication Strategies Employed by Souvenirs’ Sellers at Sukarara Village

Akhmad Heri Tasliman, Nuriadi Nuriadi, Amrullah Amrullah
A speaker needs strategy in communication especially when they are making error in order to make the interlocutor understand and receive the message clearly. This study aims to discover (1) The error made by souvenir’s sellers in communicating with foreign visitors at Sukarara village, (2) factor caused...

Content Based Instruction and its Effect in Teaching Speaking

Saroh Fitriani
The paper reports the effect of using Content Based Instruction in teaching speaking especially English for Communication majoring in hotel at first semester of the student at one of the higher education institutions. The sample of this study was 25 students of experiment group and 25 students of control...

Improving Students’ Vocabulary through Word Mapping Technique

Lukmanul Hakim
This article aimed to improve the students’ vocabulary mastery through word mapping technique at the Third Grade Students of Mataram Junior High School 7. This study used a Classroom Action Research (CAR) method, conducted in two cycles by following the procedure of action research, i.e. planning, implementing,...

Second Language Acquisition: Experiential introduction to the six-phase program utilizing the growing participator approach

Andrew Brumleve, London Brumleve
This paper describes the Six-Phase Program for second language learning. This methodology is based on Thomson’s Growing Participator Approach (GPA). The GPA is a set of principles for learning a language. The primary assumption of the GPA is that language and culture cannot be separated. Therefore, when...

Metaphorical Expressions In Sasak Wedding Festivities: A study of Ganti community

Abdul Hanan, Mahyuni Mahyuni
This paper was aimed at investigating how the metaphorical expression used in the wedding festivities in Ganti community. This paper also focuses on how the people of Ganti community get to understand the meaning of the metaphorical expressions used in the wedding festivities of the same language and...

Children and Nature in a Picture Book “Our Big Home”: An earth poem–ecocriticism

Andi Febriana Tamrin
All the living creatures and nature cannot be separated, especially humans as one of the living creatures. Humans depend on the environment as the source of their lives. The purposes of this research are: (i) to reveal the medium of what binds the children and nature, (ii) to portray the bonds between...

Politeness Strategies in WhatsApp Text Messaging Between Sundanese Students and Lecturers

Farida Farida, Dian Yuliana
This study aims to reveal politeness strategies used by Sundanese students when sending text messages to their lecturers via WhatsApp chat application. For the data, this qualitative study used 57 text messages from six students majoring in Sundanese language at a university in Bandung. Drawing on Brown...

Development of Multimedia-based Nahwu Evaluation Instruments Using Wondershare Quiz Creator

Maman Abdurrahman, Masor Masor
The purpose of this study is to assess the use of a set of tests in Nahwu using Wondershare quiz creator based on a question bank on Nahwu used in a state university in Bandung. Employing R & D, this study involved 24 sixth semester students of Arabic Department of a university in Bandung. Drawing on...

Teaching Independent Reading in Supporting Balanced Literacy Learning for Young Learners

Ni Kadek Heny Sayukti, Wachyu Sundayana, Gin Gin Gustine
This exploratory case study describes an elaboration of teaching independent reading practice in the actual classroom. The participant of this study was an English teacher of a private elementary school in North Bali, Indonesia. The data were obtained through classroom observations and interviews. Then,...

Presentation-discussion Technique to Improve Vocational School Students’ Japanese Speaking Skill

Nurqori Fitriani, Herniwati Herniwati, Setiawan Setiawan
The study aims to investigate the use of presentation-discussion technique to improve the speaking skills of beginning students of Japanese language class. Discussion is a two-way communication between two persons or more to exchange ideas, speaking one’s mind to solve problems and making decisions....

Elementary Education Literacy in the Era of Industrial Revolution 4.0

Rahman Rahman, Asri Wibawa Sakti, Rani Nurcita Widya, Rasi Yugafiati
Industrial revolution 4.0 is currently a prevalent term. The revolution is initiated by the advancement of technology in many aspects of life. Education is a medium to facilitate the advancement of skills and build strong mental. Suwardana believes that education is the easiest way to shape humans’ appropriate...

Nagrak Slang Language in the District of Sukabumi: Sundanese folklore study

Retty Isnendes
The purpose of this study is to describe the history and development, as well as the form of Sundanese slang in the South Nagrak Village, Sukabumi Regency. The data were slang utterances obtained through observation and interviews of four participants. Drawing on Danandjaja’s folklore theory, it was...

Extensive Writing Activity through Journaling: Students’ voices

Rojab Siti Rodliyah
Journal writing has long been used for various purposes in educational settings due to the many benefits it offers. Despite the numerous studies on the advantages of journal writing, little is documented about how this activity is viewed from students’ perspective. This study, therefore, explored how...

Student Writers’ Categories of Construals and Sense of the English Preposition on: A cognitive linguistics study

Ruswan Dallyono
This study aims to investigate the categories of construal’s and senses of the English preposition ‘on’ used by Indonesian and American student writers in their master’s and doctoral theses and to examine the similarities and differences in their construal’s and senses of the preposition. This study...

The Portrait of Reading Habit among Junior High School Students

Ninda Chairanissa, Yanty Wirza
This study was aimed to investigate reading habit among junior high school students using a case study design involving ten students at one of junior high school in West Bandung Regency as participants. The data collections were obtained from classroom observation, questionnaire, interview, and document...

The Rhyming Characteristics of the Qur’an and Their Phonological and Semantic Relevance

Yayan Nurbayan
This research was motivated by the existence of the phenomenon of rhyming sounds called saja’ in the Qur'an. This interesting phenomenon was examined to explore the beauty of the Qur'anic language style. This study aims to reveal the types of rhyming (saja’) phonological characteristics, meanings, and...

Higher Order Thinking Skills in Storytelling for Teaching English to Junior High School Students: A shortcut to fulfill learning objectives of 21st century

Sri Setyarini
This research paper aims to investigate: (1) how Higher Order Thinking Skills (HOTs) in storytelling is taught to junior high school students; (2) how students respond to the learning model (3) what challenges faced by the English teachers and strategies to anticipate. An Ethnographic study with three...

Directive Speech Acts on Discussion Based on Gender Perspective

Tri Pujiati, Wawan Gunawan
This research was conducted as an effort to describe the politeness of directive speech acts used by students from interdisciplinary backgrounds. This research method is a qualitative descriptive study involving a sociopragmatic approach. Data were obtained from the field by taking research subjects...

Analysis of Form and Theme of Hate Speech Against President Joko Widodo on Social Media: A forensic linguistic study

Andika Dutha Bachari
This research analyzes hate speech against President Joko Widodo on social media. The analysis is aimed at revealing the forms and themes of hate speech addressed to President Joko Widodo by means of a forensic linguistic approach. The present study collected data consisting of various speeches categorized...

Research-based Lectures to Improve Students' 4C (Communication, Collaboration, Critical Thinking, and Creativity) Skills

Maulia Kembara, Rama Wijaya Rozak, Vini Agustiani Hadian
Research is an appropriate means to bridge students' academic abilities with problems that occur in society. Students will learn to actualize all the abilities that he has while taking higher education. In addition, research can be used to improve students' 4C capabilities (communication, collaboration,...