Kekhasan Penokohan Mandeh dalam Novel Limpapeh Karya A.R Rizal (Sebuah Kajian Semiotika)

Riska Shannia, Apsanti Djokosujatno, Restoeningroem Restoeningroem
2021 Diskursus: Jurnal Pendidikan Bahasa Indonesia  
Literary works are the result of artistic creations in all aspects of human life. The description of human life in society in certain areas in the novel forms a distinctive presentation. Limpapeh's novel tells of a family laden with Minangkabau customs. This family is led by a Bundo Kanduang called Mandeh. In her life, Mandeh faced many problems related to family and customary traditions. This research will discuss the peculiarities of Mandeh's position in the storyline and the peculiarities of
more » ... the presentation of the characters in the novel Limpapeh by A.R Rizal. This study uses qualitative research with content analysis methods. The approach used is Todorov's semiotic approach. Todorov's semantic level theory divides the story into three aspects, namely the semantic aspect, the syntactic aspect, and the verbal aspect. This novel is divided into twenty-six episodes. Mandeh always appears in each episode as the center of events. It shows that the main role in the Limpapeh novel is Mandeh. Mandeh's characteristics are more prominent when compared to other characters. These characteristics of Mandeh are summed up through her actions that appear in each episode. This is called a demonstration technique. Mandeh is depicted as someone who holds closely to customs, is wise, loves the family, is a hard worker, full of empathy, and is a conflict reliever. Her figure is an ideal example of her role as Bundo Kanduang. This is in accordance with the novel's title, Limpapeh, which is the main pillar supporting the house. Abstrak Karya sastra adalah hasil kreasi artistik yang masuk ke dalam seluruh aspek kehidupan manusia, salah satunya adalah novel. Gambaran kehidupan manusia pada masyarakat di daerah tertentu di dalam novel membentuk sebuah penyajian yang khas. Novel Limpapeh menceritakan sebuah keluarga yang sarat dengan adat dan istiadat Minangkabau. Keluarga ini dipimpin oleh seorang Bundo Kanduang yang dipanggil Mandeh. Dalam kehidupannya, Mandeh banyak menghadapi permasalahan yang berkaitan dengan keluarga dan tradisi adat. Dalam penelitian ini akan dibahas mengenai kekhasan kedudukan Mandeh dalam alur cerita dan kekhasan penyajian tokoh dalam novel Limpapeh karya A.R Rizal. Penelitian ini menggunakan penelitain kualitatif dengan metode analisis isi. Pendekatan yang digunakan adalah pendekatan semiotik Todorov. Teori tiga tataran semantik Todorov membagi cerita ke dalam tiga aspek, yaitu aspek semantik, aspek sintaksis, dan aspek verbal. Novel ini terbagi menjadi dua puluh enam episode. Dari dua puluh enam episode
doi:10.30998/diskursus.v3i02.6978 fatcat:exraidw7wbaqhf6iu5ux5p665e