Narrative expression in forum lingkar Pena’s Asma Nadia’s da’wah novels

  • Lukman Fahmi Universitas Negeri Surabaya, Surabaya, Indonesia

Abstract

The three main focuses in this research are 1) the aesthetics of the narrative, 2) the perspective of communication science and 3) the ideology contained in Asma Nadia’s Assalamualaikum Beijing and Surga Yang Tak Dirindukan.This study uses a combination of three disciplines which are naratology, science of communication and ideology that is done with textual narrative and author’s approach.This research shows that Asma Nadia’s Assalamualaikum Beijing and Surga Yang Tak Dirindukan have narrative aesthetic standard that includes narrative-forming elements such as characters, characterizations, background, diction and point of view. Asma Nadia’s Assalamualaikum Beijing and Surga Yang Tak Dirindukan also fulfill the sender-message-receiver communication scheme, where those novels have narrative aesthetic and modernist Islamic ideology contained in the narrative and can be conveyed to the targeted readers. Islamic ideology contained also has implications for the depiction of gender so that the novels patriarchal values.

Published
2018-04-24