AFRICA IS A COUNTRY

Yunalis Zarai

Tuesday, May 8th, 2012

Yuna

Malaysian singer-songwriter¬†Yunalis Zarai sings here in the classic tradition of seafaring island people: the lyrics use the metaphors of water, swimming, and voyaging as an invitation to love. What is different about her words is that it is typically the male figure who approaches the woman, captured in the ‘island’ figure, and the invitation is