The People in Front of the Lens: A TIME Magazine Cover Subject

September 27, 2013

By As told to Meghan Ahearn

© Courtesy of Time Inc.

Immediately after Martin Schoeller's photo of Jamie Lynn Grumet nursing her son Aram appeared on a 2012 cover of TIME, she was the subject of a media frenzy.

When the May 21, 2012, issue of TIME magazine came it out, it didn’t have well-known politician or model on the cover. Instead, it featured a Martin Schoeller photograph of 26-year-old Jamie Lynne Grumet breastfeeding her nearly 4-year-old son Aram. Grumet is a proponent of attachment parenting, which encourages parents to let their children self-wean, and the subject of the...

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