1 Miroslav Holub, poetry reading at the University
of San Francisco, 1996. Note: This quote is taken from notes by the
author at the reading.
2 Sarah Boxer, "Miroslav Holub is Dead at 74; Czech
Poet and Immunologist," The New York Times (July 22, 1998).
3 Darran Anderson, "The
Eurekist: In Praise of Miroslav Holub," dogmatika.
4 Boxer, op. cit.
Miroslav Holub, Intensive Care: Selected and New
Poems, Field Translation Series 22 (Ohio: Oberlin College Press,
1996), page16. Poem translated by George Theiner.
6 Ibid, 100. Poem translated by Stuart Friebert and
7 Ibid, 102. Poem translated by Ewald Osers.
8 Ibid, 104. Poem translated by Ewald Osers.
9 Jan Culík and Jirí Holy, "Miroslav
Holub." University of Glasgow Slavonic Studies.
10 Daniel Weissbort (ed.), The Poetry of Survival:
Post-War Poets of Central and Eastern Europe (London: Penguin
Books, 1993), page 169. Poem translated by George Theiner.
11 Boxer, op. cit.
12 Lewis Thomas, foreword to Sagittal Section,
by Miroslav Holub, tr. Stuart Friebert and Dana Hábová, Field Translation
Series 3 (Ohio: Oberlin College Press, 1980), page 5.