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Jurnal The Messenger
Published by Universitas Semarang
Articles by issue : Vol 7, No 1 (2015): January-June
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Memahami Makna-Makna Simbolik Pada Upacara Adat Sedekah Laut di Desa Tanjungan Kecamatan Kragan Kabupaten Rembang

Abdurrohman, Muhammad

Jurnal The Messenger Vol 7, No 1 (2015): January-June
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This study aims to determine the meanings contained in the sequence of the ceremonial procession in the village of Sea Alms Tanjungan as an annual tradition organized by the local community. Theory basis used is the symbol by Susanne Langers theory which states that a symbol or set of symbols works by connecting a concept, the general idea, pattern, or shape. Symbols are human conceptualization of a thing, there is a symbol for something. Research methods in use is descriptive qualitative, by describing the results that have been obtained from observation and depth interviews with informants. Results in the can that is symbolic ceremonies Sea Alms is a form of implementation of gratitude local community to God Almighty for the gift that has been given, as well as their respect to guard the sea are believed during this important role for the safety of the villagers Tanjungan. This research linkages with communication studies is that people can establish a value of life by applying them in the form of symbols that can be agreed upon by the perpetrators so as to form a culture.

Memahami Komunikasi Antarpribadi dalam Perkawinan Campuran Pasangan Suami Istri Beda Negara Indonesia – Italia

Ani, Ari Murti

Jurnal The Messenger Vol 7, No 1 (2015): January-June
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The paper aims to understand and describe the understanding of interpersonal communication is done by married couples of different countries in the intermarriage. The theoretical basis of this research is interactionism symbolic by George Herbert mead (1934 ) describes the thinking is the interaction that occurs in an individual, how language is essential for the formation of human characteristics which consist of Mind, Self and Society. The process of symbolic form of messages and symbols. Based on research that has been done, it can be concluded that the verbal and nonverbal communication is a form of symbolic interaction that happens to couples from different countries and the adjustment effort in communicating basically used by mutual consent.

Media dalam Perspektif Masyarakat Tontonan “Jokowi Spectacle”

Ragil Putri, Sukma Ari

Jurnal The Messenger Vol 7, No 1 (2015): January-June
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In this era, celebrities are shaped and disseminated by the media. Media generates celebrities. When someone become the most popular person in the news then he/she would instantly become a celebrity. One of the figures that always make an interesting spectacle is Jokowi. As a presidential candidate of PDI Perjuangan, Jokowi have all aspects to be an interesting spectacle because of his construction of self-image that is different from the self-image of other president in Indonesia. As a media darling, Jokowi makes a Jokowi Spectacle. It becomes much more interesting when Jokowi Spectacle is compared with its successor, Obama Spectacle.

Pemanfaatan Twitter Buzzer Untuk Meningkatkan Partisipasi Pemilih Muda dalam Pemilihan Umum

Yuliahsari, Dwi

Jurnal The Messenger Vol 7, No 1 (2015): January-June
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This article tries to describe the use of twitter buzzer as one way to increase the participation of young voters in the general election in Indonesia. The theoretical basis of this paper is the theory of diffusion - innovation that illustrates the power of mass media messages in influencing attitudes and behavior as well as spread the new discovery. Through the use of descriptive qualitative methods can be drawn that social media twitter with all its advantages and supported by the buzzer as an opinion leader, then the use of twitter buzzer become one of the solutions to increase the participation of young voters in the general election in Indonesia. But its utility must be adapted to the characteristics of the audience, so that appropriate goals and objectives are achieved with the maximum.

Perkembangan Motif Sineas Film Indie dalam Menghadapi Industri Film Mainstream

Ardiyono, Yoppy

Jurnal The Messenger Vol 7, No 1 (2015): January-June
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The research aims to review to review determine the effect and its impact raised by motive - a motive the ada in the hearts period travel time history of film short against cinematographer-filmmaker as principal especially filmmakers left path (indie). The used platform theory research hearts singer adopts from theory commodification media vincent mosco. Singer helped shift theory understanding the motive filmmakers working hearts differences fundamental basis of political pressure economic happens under with demands regime. The method used is descriptive qualitative research methods. Data collection techniques through observation of the environment of an independent film live and in-depth interviews with speakers including mr. Yang prayer orangutan direct contact with realm of research. Coupled with study to review the literature references adding insight research. And that was concluded change appears motif among indie film cinematographer it is true the situation is closely linked to the mainstream industry, konstilasi politics, and the orientation of capitalism. Necessary their one thing is clear and systematic regulation from the government to the future movement of currents sidestream (indie) more with good operates professionally arranged, the air so that the contribution of indie cinema film land for progress can feels good to yourself indie filmmakers as well as those of its main industries.

Analisa Semiotika Kekerasan Pada Acara Musik “Dahsyat” dan “Inbox” di Televisi

Pratiwi, Setyo Budi

Jurnal The Messenger Vol 7, No 1 (2015): January-June
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The proliferation of television stations, tightened competition to deliver a more attractive event, which aired treats contain many elements of violence and consequently a lot of television shows that negative impersonation. The purpose of this study is to prove that there is an element of violence in the show music show on television, as well as knowing the forms of symbolic violence contained in the event. The object of this study is event Strikes and Inbox. This study uses a semiotic analysis of Roland Bartes to show the meaning of denotation, connotation to the myth of the display to see the event. The results obtained are in the Inbox event Strikes and violence are both verbal and non-verbal in every episode. It is proved that the event is not eligible to be broadcast as it can lead to impersonation or imitation of Indonesian society. If there is no control from the government or agency concerned it will impact the loss of a sense of empathy and culture of politeness that characterizes the Indonesian nation.