Aliran Realisme dalam Karya Sastra Arab

  • Hativa Sari Program Magister Universitas Islam Negeri Sunan Kalijaga
Keywords: School of Realism, Literary work, Arabic literature


This paper discusses one of school contained in a literary work that is the school of realism. A school of literature usually appears preceded by another school and is usually followed by a new school as a counter to the previous school. The purpose of this paper is to determine the form of the school of realism and its influence on literary works. The school of realism is a literary school that seeks to describe an object as it is (realistic), not as it is. This school initially appeared in France and began to touch the Arab world, especially Egypt in the 20th century. There were many Egyptian writers who were influenced and produced realist Arabic literary works, one of which was Najib Mahfuz.