Pick up issue six of the Lecture in Progress newspaper

The sixth edition of the Lecture in Progress newspaper has landed!

This issue, we are championing the importance of building and evolving in your own time. Self-pressure and expectation can be your own worst enemy when you’re only just starting out, and a rejection or unanswered email can feel like a massive knock-back. But, as many of our contributors show, these inevitable hurdles are often a chance to reassess, learn and grow.

We’ve gathered guidance on everything from what job interviewers are looking for in ideal candidates to how to write a great cold email. And if you’re setting up as a freelancer, we explore how to make sure you get paid on time, the art of getting noticed by potential clients and how to nail a dream commission.

Hear from the likes of digital creative Johanna Jaskowska, theatre designer Tom Scutt, BRICKS magazine editor Tori West, film director Akinola Davies, photographer Max Miechowski, The Guardian’s global deputy creative director Chris Clarke and fashion designer Paul Smith.

See below for where you can pick up a copy around the UK! And if you’d like to request copies for a new stockist or for your university, please get in touch by emailing hello@lectureinprogress.com.

Happy reading!

Bath
Magalleria
22A Broad St, Bath BA1 5LN

Birmingham
Centrala
Unit 4 Minerva Works, 158 Fazeley Street, Birmingham B5 5RT

Brighton
Magazine Brighton
23 Trafalgar St, Brighton BN1 4EQ

Glasgow
Good Press Gallery
5 St Margaret’s Place, Glasgow G1 5JY

Leeds
Colours May Vary
Unit 1A, Munro House, Duke Street, Leeds LS9 8AG

Village
3 Thornton’s Arcade, Leeds LS1 6LQ

London
Magma Covent Garden
29 Shorts Gardens, London WC2H 9AP

magCulture
270 St John St, Clerkenwell, London EC1V 4PE

Magma Clerkenwell
117–119 Clerkenwell Road, London EC1R 5BY

The Every Space
6–10 Central Parade, 137 Hoe St, London E17 4RT

Loughborough
Modern Painters, New Decorators
Unit 33, Carillon Court, Loughborough LE11 3XA

Manchester
Magma Manchester
24 Oldham St, Manchester M1 1JN

Nottingham
Nottingham Contemporary
Weekday Cross, Nottingham NG1 2GB

Sheffield
La Biblioteka
70 Pinstone St, Sheffield S1 2HP

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