Humour in Gus Mus’s Speeches
Islam Damai and Islam Petenthengan
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- types and functions; Gus Mus lectures; humour
Kyai Haji Ahmad Mustofa Bisri, known as Gus Mus, is a phenomenal cleric. Apart from being a scholar, he is also known as a writer and painter. As a scholar, Gus Mus’s speeches were soothing to the people and provided a lot of humour to build closeness with the congregation. This study aims to describe the types and functions of humour in Gus Mus’s speeches on Islam Damai and Islam Pethenthengan. The approach used was descriptive qualitative with a pragmatic approach. The research data were in the form of utterances that realize humour, while the data source was in the form of documents on YouTube with the link https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UkeXWgaQgj0 which was uploaded November 24, 2020. Data collection was carried out using the free-of-conversation (SBLC) technique, while the data analysis used a descriptive technique using the flow model of Miles and Huberman . Based on the results of data analysis found 4 types of humour consisting of (1) universal humour, (2) sociocultural humour, (3) political humour, and (4) lingual humour. The humour was realized through assertive and expressive speech acts. In Gus Mus’s speeches on Islam Damai and Islam Pethenthengan, the use of humour serves to (1) inform, (2) advise, (3) satirize, and (4) criticize.
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TY - CONF AU - Agung Pramujiono AU - Tri Indrayanti AU - Ira Eko Retnosari PY - 2021 DA - 2021/12/27 TI - Humour in Gus Mus’s Speeches BT - Proceedings of the International Congress of Indonesian Linguistics Society (KIMLI 2021) PB - Atlantis Press SP - 210 EP - 217 SN - 2352-5398 UR - https://doi.org/10.2991/assehr.k.211226.043 DO - 10.2991/assehr.k.211226.043 ID - Pramujiono2021 ER -