RACISM EXPERIENCED BY SOLOMON NORTHUP AS SEEN 12 YEARS A SLAVE MOVIE BY STEVE MC. QUEEN

Ridho, Muhammad and Alfian, Alfian and Azlan, Ulfatmi (2018) RACISM EXPERIENCED BY SOLOMON NORTHUP AS SEEN 12 YEARS A SLAVE MOVIE BY STEVE MC. QUEEN. Skripsi thesis, UIN Sulthan Thaha Saifuddin Jambi.

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Abstract

Racism is a treatment of a race who considers his race as superior and other race as inferior. People who consider their self as superior think that they have special right among the inferior races.12 Years a Slave is a movie that clearly illustrates how racism occurs. This movie which is taken from a true story on the novel that written by Solomon Northup directed by Steve Mc.Queenand filmed on November 23th, 2013 in America. This research is a criticism of literary sociology that views literary works as a reflection of the social conditions of society in real life. This study tries to find: 1.The condition of Solomon Northup’s life as seen in 12 Years a Slave movie by Steve Mc. Queen. 2. The forms racism that experienced by Salomon Northup’s as seen in 12 Years a Slave movie by Steve Mc. Queen. Afterwards this research uses the theory of racism from George M. Fedrickson, how to view someone against others who are no better than him which then leads to actions that are not in accordance with human rights as happened by Solomon Northup. Then this research supported by the sociological approach of NyomanKhutaRatna who tried to see the relationship between the contents of literary works and aspects of society. After analyzing the data, this researcher found out how the condition of Solomon Northup as the main character. The condition when Solomon Northup is a free Negro, the cause so that the Solomon Northup can be trapped inside slavery, how the conditions that live in Solomon Northup become a slave and how he tried to out of slavery. After that how was the condition of Solomon Northup after he got his freedom. Then researchers also found forms of racism experienced by Solomon Northup that are: discrimination, prejudice, and segregation. From these results all researchers can see how the social conditions of the people at that time, specifically how acts of racism are rampant which resulted in a social system that violates human rights rules called slavery.

Item Type: Thesis (Skripsi)
Additional Information: Alfian
Keywords / Katakunci: novel analysis; racism; slave
Subjects: 400 Bahasa
800 Kesusastraan; Retorika & Kritik
Divisions: Fakultas Adab dan Humaniora > Sastra Inggris
Depositing User: Murjoko S.Kom
Date Deposited: 17 May 2019 03:07
Last Modified: 11 Nov 2019 06:08
URI: http://repository.uinjambi.ac.id/id/eprint/110

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