Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Emerging Media, and Social Science, ICEMSS 2018, 7-8 December 2018, Banyuwangi, Indonesia

Research Article

Lou, Bawin Dayak, and the Role of Media in Cultural Tourism of West Kutai, East Kalimantan

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  • @INPROCEEDINGS{10.4108/eai.7-12-2018.2281783,
        author={Laksmi Kusuma Wardani and Ronald Hasudungan Irianto Sitindjak and Poppy F. Nilasari},
        title={Lou, Bawin Dayak, and the Role of Media in Cultural Tourism of West Kutai, East Kalimantan},
        proceedings={Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Emerging Media, and Social Science, ICEMSS 2018, 7-8 December 2018, Banyuwangi, Indonesia},
        publisher={EAI},
        proceedings_a={ICEMSS},
        year={2019},
        month={3},
        keywords={bawin dayak lou culture tourism media},
        doi={10.4108/eai.7-12-2018.2281783}
    }
    
  • Laksmi Kusuma Wardani
    Ronald Hasudungan Irianto Sitindjak
    Poppy F. Nilasari
    Year: 2019
    Lou, Bawin Dayak, and the Role of Media in Cultural Tourism of West Kutai, East Kalimantan
    ICEMSS
    EAI
    DOI: 10.4108/eai.7-12-2018.2281783
Laksmi Kusuma Wardani1,*, Ronald Hasudungan Irianto Sitindjak1, Poppy F. Nilasari1
  • 1: Petra Christian University
*Contact email: laksmi@petra.ac.id

Abstract

Lou is a traditional house of the Benuaq Dayak tribe which represents Dayak human cultural values regarding family and community life. This reasearch is a critical analysis of traditional houses, gender roles, and media in cultural tourism. The paper adopts interpretation methods for data analysis. The data was collected through direct object observation and online media data search. Findings described that Lou Dayak Benuaq has become a touristic art media with Bawin Dayak as a tourist art service. Based on the results of the analysis, cultural artifacts in the form of lou have undergone decentralization. Lou has become a touristic art that has undergone the art of acculturation culture or pseudo-traditional art which contains commercial values that place Bawin Dayak as a cultural charm.