Multimedia journalist. Award-winning columnist. Editor. Podcaster.

Main photo by: Ema Pruteanu



Laura Kelly is a Glasgow-based, Northern Irish multi-media journalist, columnist, podcaster and editor. She was also previously the Director of the Edinburgh International Magazine Festival.

In two decades of journalism she has shown a passion for social justice, feminism, music, film and magazines. She is currently the Culture Editor for The Big Issue.

Working for The Big Issue and as part of the broader international street paper movement, she has spent much of her career using journalism to offer people a path out of homelessness and poverty.

She also enjoys talking to bands...

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