Photo Essays

Angelina Jolie: Humanitarian

It was while she was in Cambodia in 2001, shooting Lara Croft: Tomb Raider, that Angelina Jolie became aware of the suffering of the people in that war-ravaged...

Growing Up Romney: Mitt’s Early World

The childhood narratives that inform the public’s perception of so many political figures — Abe Lincoln’s log cabin; George Washington’s cherry tree; JFK’s...

Kurt Cobain: The Reluctant Rock Star

On March 21, in commemoration of Kurt Cobain’s April 1994 death, LIFE Books is releasing a tribute volume, Remembering Kurt Cobain: 20 Years Later. The book —...