Joel FLetcher
Joel L. Fletcher
Ken and Thelma

Pelican Publishing

Pelican Books
Hard cover edition
available now

“… a remarkable and charming book… welcome and likeable… a must-read.”  
Poppy Z. Brite, (author of the best-selling novels Liquor and Prime), New Orleans Times-Picayune.

“This valuable companion to Dunces will be a treat to those who’ve enjoyed the novel…Mr. Fletcher’s
writing style is graceful, intimate and accessible…Savvy booksellers should package copies of Dunces   and
Ken and Thelma…
I can’t imagine a better weekend’s reading.” Larry Thornberry, Washington Times.

Coming soon from Pelican Pictures: John Kennedy Toole: the Omega Point – A full-length documentary film
that explores the life of John Kennedy Toole. To learn more about this project and to see
a preview of the film, visit the web site:

From the Introduction

Please see my blog - about food and the people I've shared it with -
Beating Austerity in the Kitchen
(More or Less)
19th and early 20th century
American and European Fine Art,

Fletcher/Copenhaver Fine Art