Next Letter in the Mail: Kelcey Parker Ervick


Our next Letter in the Mail is from author and artist Kelcey Parker Ervick! Kelcey sends us a gorgeously illustrated, full-color letter about the importance letters have had throughout her own life, and in her writing.

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Kelcey Parker Ervick is the author of three award-winning books and the forthcoming graphic memoir, The Keeper (Avery/Penguin), about being a goalkeeper in the early years of Title IX. She is the co-editor, with Tom Hart, of the forthcoming Rose Metal Press Field Guide to Graphic Literature. She teaches at Indiana University South Bend. You can follow her daily-ish art habit on Instagram.


Photograph of Kelcey Parker Ervick courtesy of Kelcey Parker Ervick.