Kelcey Ervick



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Short Articles and Interviews

"Print and the Revolution," Talking Writing, March 2011.

Interview with publishers, editor, and contributors to the Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Flash Fiction, 2011 Novel & Short Story Writer's Market, Writer's Digest Books.

Interview with Brian Evenson: "Brian Evenson's Affliction," 2010 Novel & Short Story Writer's Market, Writer's Digest Books.

Interview with Heidi Julavits and Gabrielle Zevin: "Pushing the Limits of Narrative and Truth,"2009 Novel & Short Story Writer's Market, Writer's Digest Books.

Review of Michael Chabon’s The Yiddish Policemen’s Union: “Great Expectations,” The Cincinnati Review, 4.2, Winter 2008, (194-198).

Interview with Bret Lott: “Spanning the Transom, from Jewel to The Southern Review,” 2007 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market, Writer’s Digest Books.

Interview with Joanna Scott: “The Unreliable Narrator and ‘this inability to tell the simple truth,’” 2006 Novel & Short Story Writer’s Market, Writer’s Digest Books.


Short Fiction

"Postcards to Bozena," Sou'wester, Spring 2013.
“Limberlost,” Booth (online July 2012, print issue Jan. 2013). Nominated for 2012 Pushcart Prize.
“Janie,” excerpt of Liliane’s BalconyNecessary Fiction, online, April 2012.
“Three Women,” New Purlieu Review; online, January 2012.
"Estate Sale at the Interior Castle," Notre Dame Review (Fall 2011)
"Spinning," New Purlieu Review (July 2011)
Featured Fiction Writer at Talking Writing: Interview and excerpt from Liliane's Balcony: A Novella of Fallingwater (Sept. 2010)
"Students Die, and What is Poetry?" Third Coast (Fall 2010)
"When To Hold," Commutability: Stories of the Journey from Here to There (2010)
"Fortnight in D Minor," Redivider (Spring 2010)
“Lent,” Image: A Journal of the Arts and Religion (January 2009)
----- finalist for Backwards City Review 2007 Fiction Prize
"What Lips My Lips Have Kissed," Santa Monica Review (Fall 2008)
“Falling,” Bellingham Review (Spring 2008)
“Possession,” Western Humanities Review (Spring 2007)
"Culture Shock," Portland Review (Summer 2007)
“Ithaca” republished in anthology, Not Safe, but Good (vol. 2), ed. by Bret Lott (2007)
“Biography of Your Husband,” Sycamore Review (Winter 2006)
“Ithaca,” Image: A Journal of the Arts and Religion (Fall 2006)
“Domestic Air Quality,” Indiana Review, Indiana University, Bloomington. (Winter 2006)
----- finalist for Indiana Review Fiction Prize


Creative Writing
Contemporary Fiction
International Literature
Women’s Literature
American Literature
Narrative Theory


Liliane's Balcony, novella (Rose Metal Press 2013)
----Starred review in Publisher's Weekly

For Sale By Owner, book of short stories (Kore Press 2011)
----Winner, 2011 Next Generation Indie Book Award in Short Fiction
----Finalist, 2012 Best Books of Indiana, Fiction

Grants and Fellowships

2012 Language Learning Grant, OVPIA
2012 Promise Award, Sustainable Arts Foundation
2012 Emerging Writer Letterpres Workshop Participant, Center for Book Arts, NYC
2011 Individual Artist Grant from the Indiana Arts Commission
2011 Trustees' Teaching Award
2010 IUSB Strategic Initiatives Grant for Center for Excellence in Literary Arts & Publishing
2010 Curriculum Development Grant for Berlin-Prague Study Abroad Program
2010 IU Overseas Study Development Grant
2009 Trustees' Teaching Award
2007 Faculty Research Grant, IU South Bend


"Reading Like a Writer: A Creative Writer's Approach To New Formalism," New Formalisms and Literary Theory (Palgrave MacMillan 2013).

"'Something is wrong in the house' of Fiction: Gothic and Domestic Hauntings in Kathryn Davis's Hell," MP Journal, 2.5 (52-68).

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