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One of the reasons that Time magazine's most influential issue is a tome we look forward to each year is because it's a chance to see familiar faces — Jay-Z, Jennifer Lawrence, Jimmy Fallon — next to international activists.
This year, the pairings of influencers and "writers," who just happens to be as influential as their subject, are particularly good: Chelsea Clinton writes on Malala Yousafzai, John Legend talks about Frank Ocean, Tom Brokaw on Steven Spielberg. (Sadly, we don't get to hear a lot of the writers' voices, because of Time's evenhanded copy-editing.)
A couple of those who we certainly consider today's most influential thinkers, designers, and actresses made the list — and the authors of each of their pieces were stellar choices. Check out our favorites.
New York-based actress Laura Harrier has quite a way with the camera. If you don't already recognize her former work as a model, you might know her from her captivating role as Destiny Evans on One Life to Live. But, she's just getting warmed up: In the coming months, Harrier's versatile acting chops will be romancing the read
Ear cuffs aren't exactly the newest bauble in the jewelry box, but they've made quite the resurgence lately. In fact, there's a quartet of innovative styles we plan on lending our ears to. Pearl-studded and petite versions are prim and delicate, while stone and chain iterations are their edgy, attention-grabbing read