2nd Workshop on Language, Literature and Society for Education

Research Article

Analysis of Suria Characters in Katak Hendak Jadi Lembu Based on Cardinal Virtues

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.21-12-2018.2282571,
        author={Fitri Nur Fadilah and Dewaki Kramadibrata},
        title={Analysis of Suria Characters in Katak Hendak Jadi Lembu Based on Cardinal Virtues},
        proceedings={2nd Workshop on Language, Literature and Society for Education},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={WOL2SED},
        year={2019},
        month={3},
        keywords={suria characters cardinal virtues},
        doi={10.4108/eai.21-12-2018.2282571}
    }
    
  • Fitri Nur Fadilah
    Dewaki Kramadibrata
    Year: 2019
    Analysis of Suria Characters in Katak Hendak Jadi Lembu Based on Cardinal Virtues
    WOL2SED
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.21-12-2018.2282571
Fitri Nur Fadilah1, Dewaki Kramadibrata1,*
  • 1: Universitas Indonesia
*Contact email: dewaki56@gmail.com

Abstract

This article examines the novel Katak Hendak Jadi Lembu by Nur Sutan Iskandar. Nur Sutan Iskandar is known as a prolific author from Balai Pustaka. The study focuses on portraying of Suria characters by using Platon's thinking about the success of human life leading to happiness. Discussion is carried out using the method of library analysis. Based on the analysis of the text and its relation to Platon's thinking, it appears that the figure of Surya does not have four virtues in his life. His life ended in vain