Film Bertema Agama dan Budaya di Indonesia – Caranya?


Setiap kita, pada dasarnya, menyukai film, apapun jenis genre-nya. Baik itu kartun, animasi, aksi, petualangan, misteri, horor, termasuk film bertema reliji atau agama dan budaya. Namun, pertanyannya, film seperti apa yang telah atau kita tonton itu? Lantas, seberapa jauh film bisa berpengaruh pada hidup kita? Kenapa pula sebuah film wajib dikaji terlebih dahulu oleh pakar … Continue reading Film Bertema Agama dan Budaya di Indonesia – Caranya?

“Ways with Words” by Shirley Brice Heath (1983)


Two communities that were obvious in Heath’s ethnography studies: Roadville and Trackton. Both of these communities seem to share similar circumstances, but the core principle living was not similarly portrayed. In these two communities, an interesting aspect that is mainly exposed by Heath is the ways language evolved from the early generation to the next one. Since … Continue reading “Ways with Words” by Shirley Brice Heath (1983)

“Humanizing” Our Writing


This post has been discussed in one of my classes in Southern Illinois University Edwardsville. It turns out that I even fall in love with writing. "The more I read, the more easier how to understand my writing is. The more I discuss with open-minded people, the more I can feel what the magnificent use of … Continue reading “Humanizing” Our Writing

Morgan Freeman – The Power of Words and Toni Morrison talks about Her Motivation to Writing


Words, they can do anything... "Change your words, change your world" First video: Morgan Freeman - The Power of Words Amnesty International for Human Rights around the World Second video: Toni Morrison talks about Her Motivation to Writing Toni Morrison is one of talented and well-known authors in the United States. It's a good video for … Continue reading Morgan Freeman – The Power of Words and Toni Morrison talks about Her Motivation to Writing

Money, oh, Money…


Money, oh, money... Fifteen years ago, when I was just a little kid, my mother gave me money for about Rp. 500,- to buy a Rinso in a small shop next to our house. (Rinso is a detergent used for cleaning clothes in water). At the time, I bought only one Rinso. When I came … Continue reading Money, oh, Money…