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By substitute on February 10, 2014
My father Donald Heiney/MacDonald Harris translated Rilke’s “The Panther” over a weekend once. Here it is.
By substitute on September 17, 2007
http://www.latimes.com/news/local/la-me-uci18sep18,1,3851560.story?track=rss&ctrack=4&cset=true UCI reenters the reality-based community.
By substitute on September 13, 2007
UCI UNHIRES LIBERAL LAW SCHOOL DEAN The Chancellor thought the Regents would block it, so he said, and that the fight would somehow tarnish the new law school. Chancellor Drake, that’s your job. You are supposed to argue with the Regents on behalf of UCI. What is it, exactly, that you DO here? Also, UCI […]
By substitute on May 17, 2007
1. Do not describe produce as brown. There is a huge library of Lands’ End colors for this exact purpose. The tomatoes themselves look fine. You could get away with calling them russet, or golden, or even tawny. Start over. Also: ew. 2. This is a university. It is, in fact, a university with a […]
By substitute on May 4, 2007
At UC Irvine today. This sign is clearly hand-lettered by cheerful sorority girls or their functional equivalent. What kind of collaborationist Quisling would work so hard for the Mafia music business? Do I even want to know?
By substitute on March 31, 2006
This is interesting. Michael Chabon was a student of my father’s in the UCI MFA program more than 20 years ago. He’s been a family friend since, and I also admire his writing. In his website column this week he writes about the value of the program. He’s given props to my dad before by […]
By substitute on February 9, 2006
Salvage website has stuff the University is trying to unload. Good place to get an old van for $1000, a solid iron tank weight 1 ton for $1000, some USB cables, or a Coherent Enterprise Argon Ion Plasma Tube Laser! The last item almost works and is only $4500!
By substitute on December 22, 2005
Latest hoot: The two docs who head up their Cardiology Division are neither board certified nor California licensed. May require bugmenot to read. Short version: The men who run UCI’s cardiology program, Jagat Narula and Mani Vannan, have not been certified by the American Board of Internal Medicine either in internal medicine or in cardiology. […]