Shakira was very important to Latin American history because she devoted her considerable time and energy to very important social issues. She also created "The Pies Descalzos Foundation"
The 2 themes that Shakira is tied to are Cultural Interaction and Power & Authority. The reason why she is tied into Cultural Interaction is, she is known globally and everyone knows or knows of her. Also the reason she is tied into Power & Authority is she went around the world and spoke about the struggles of children in less developed countries.
"In the full of day, I don't want to think about the sunset". This quote shows who Shakira is by saying she doesn't want that day to end, and she just wants to live it over and over again.