Triangle Club Meeting with Carl H. Klaus—"In My Eighties: Tales of Aging"

Sunday, September 16, 2018 - 11:30am to 2:00pm
Event Location: 
Radisson Hotel & Conference Center
Isaac's Hall Meeting Room
1220 1st Ave.
Coralville, IA 52241
Headshot of Carl Klaus

The Triangle Club of Iowa City welcomes Carl H. Klaus, an essayist, diarist, and specialist in nonfiction writing. Klaus is Professor Emeritus in the Department of English and Founder of the UI Nonfiction Writing Program. His books on writing include The Made-Up Self: Impersonation in the Personal Essay and A Self Made of Words: Crafting a Distinctive Persona in Nonfiction Writing. His literary nonfiction includes My Vegetable Love: A Journal of a Growing Season, Weathering Winter: A Gardener's Daybook, Taking Retirement: A Beginner's Diary, and Letters to Kate: Life after Life—works that reflect on his life and marriage, on gardening and food, on work and retirement, and on his abiding concern with time, change, and mortality. His current work-in-progress is In My Eighties: Tales of Aging.

Please join us for buffet and an enjoyable program as we begin another series of outstanding speakers.

Socializer: 11:30 a.m.
Brunch: 12:00 p.m.
Program: 12:45 p.m.

Triangle Club Information: The Triangle Club is the Faculty Club of the University of Iowa. Read more here:

Annual dues: $10.00/single OR $20.00/couple
Meals: $20.00/person
Please make check payable to The Triangle Club and mail to Anne Evans, PO Box 5414, Coralville, IA 52241—or pay at the event.

RSVP by Wednesday, September 12, 10:00 a.m. to, 641-777-7100 (cell & text messages), or 319-535-3333 (home; forwards to cell).

Upcoming Programs:
October 21, 2018: US Congressman Dave Loebsack
November 18, 2018: Dr. Jim Fuller