Intersectionality of Gender and Religious Politics in the Humanitarian Discourse of Ayat-Ayat Cinta Film

Sulkhan, Chakim and Nawawi, Nawawi and Uus, Uswatussolikah and Roqib, Mohammad (2019) Intersectionality of Gender and Religious Politics in the Humanitarian Discourse of Ayat-Ayat Cinta Film. 1st Borobudur International Symposium on Humanities, Economics and Social Sciences, 436.


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Tension can lead to violence, competition and even hostility taking place at the intersection of power relations in the domestic and public sphere into the practice of domination and subordination simultaneously. This paper questions the resistance of religious and political gender relations in the relationship between Islam, Judaism, and Catholicism in Ayat-Ayat Cinta film (AAC). This research is a qualitative study that illustrates the crossing and resistance relations of religious adherents in the discourse of humanity. The research method is used in this study is Sara Mills’s approach is more looking at how actors' positions are displayed in the text. The results of his research are the violence in interfaith relations caused by the construction of adherents of religion both produced through individuals and different social structures in the fight for humanity. The conclusion can be explained that the relationship between adherents of different religions, especially followers of Islam as a minority always gets pressure in the form of; swear, poor image, stupid, donkey, savage, and terrorist. Meanwhile, on the other hand, Muslims are constructed as tolerant, polite, friendly, and helpful.

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: intersectional, gender, religious politics, humanity, Ayat-Ayat Cinta Film
Subjects: 2x6 Sosial dan Budaya > 2x6.1 Masyarakat Islam > 2x6.15 Kelompok Sosial
2x6 Sosial dan Budaya > 2x6.2 Politik > 2x6.23 Ideologi Negara
Divisions: Fakultas Ushuluddin Adab dan Humaniora
Depositing User: Sdri Ayuk Kusumaningrum
Date Deposited: 06 Jul 2020 07:26
Last Modified: 06 Jul 2020 07:26

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