Proceedings of the 7th Annual International Seminar on Transformative Education and Educational Leadership, AISTEEL 2022, 20 September 2022, Medan, North Sumatera Province, Indonesia

Research Article

Interpretation of the Amaedola Text of the Nias Diaspora Community as an Effort to Preserve Nias Culture and Its Utilization as Cultural Reading Material

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.20-9-2022.2324516,
        author={Oratna  Sembiring and Abdurrahman  Adisaputera and Mara Untung Ritonga},
        title={Interpretation of the Amaedola Text of the Nias Diaspora Community as an Effort to Preserve Nias Culture and Its Utilization as Cultural Reading Material},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 7th Annual International Seminar on Transformative Education and Educational Leadership, AISTEEL 2022, 20 September 2022, Medan, North Sumatera Province, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={AISTEEL},
        year={2022},
        month={12},
        keywords={interpretation amaedola cultural reading},
        doi={10.4108/eai.20-9-2022.2324516}
    }
    
  • Oratna Sembiring
    Abdurrahman Adisaputera
    Mara Untung Ritonga
    Year: 2022
    Interpretation of the Amaedola Text of the Nias Diaspora Community as an Effort to Preserve Nias Culture and Its Utilization as Cultural Reading Material
    AISTEEL
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.20-9-2022.2324516
Oratna Sembiring1,*, Abdurrahman Adisaputera1, Mara Untung Ritonga1
  • 1: Indonesian Language and Literature Education, Postgraduate School Universitas Negeri Medan
*Contact email: anjar_milala@yahoo.com

Abstract

This research for exploring the oral tradition of the amaedola (Nias parable) which shows the richness of Nias culture, but it is feared that this oral tradition will become extinct because most of the younger generation do not understand it and are unable to use it. Another phenomenon is the research that has been done and the reference sources related to this topic are also minimal. This Study Aims to explain: (1) the interpretation of the amaedola text of the Nias diaspora community according to Paul Ricoeur's theory, (2) the maxim of the amaedola text. Amaedola Niha Khöda and Interpretation of the Parable of the Nias Diaspora Society" which can be used as cultural reading material and literacy material for Oral Literature courses