ALICE KOUBOVÁ

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Alice Koubová studied mathematics at the Faculty of Mathematics and Physics of the Charles University in Prague, systematic philosophy at the Université Paris X- Nanterre, and selected courses at the Academy of Performing Arts (DAMU) in Prague. As a researcher at the Institute of Philosophy, she focuses mainly on performative philosophy, artistic research, embodiment, expresivity, post-phenomenology, and ethics of play.
She is a head of an international project Philosophy in experiment, and cooperates with international institutions in the field of performance philosophy (Philosophy on Stage at the University of Vienna, Performance Philosophy at the University of Surrey, MBody. Research in media, somatics, dance and philosophy in Freiburg, Soundcheck Philosophy and Philosophy of Labor in Halle, International Platform for Contemporary Performance Trainining in Helsinki, etc.
Besides traditional philosophy, she is a lecturer of dialogical action (theatre performance by Ivan Vyskočil), and organizes workshops at intersection of philosophy, improvisation, and author presentation. She has published, among others, the book Self-Identity and Powerlessness (Brill) and many minor theoretical studies.

 
 

Research Interests:

Performance philosophy, fenopraxix, post-phenomenology, empathy, embodiment, artistic research, ethics of play

 

Selected publications:

Koubová, A. 2016. Ludický princip v kontextu otázky po zdařilém životě, Československá psychologie 2016, vol. LX, Supplement 1.

Koubová, A. 2016. Percevoir la beauté du monde, in: Est-ce réel? Phénoménologies de l`imaginaire (Annabelle Dufourcq Ed) Leiden/Beston: Brill.

Koubová, A.  2016. Embodiment, Oikos and Sharing Life in the Pregnant Body. in: Kontexte des Leiblichen (Cathrin Nielsen, Karel Novotný, Thomas Nenon Eds) Nordhausen: T. Bautz.

Koubová, A. 2015.  Performance (in) Philosophy: Gnothi seauton, in: Formen der Wissensgenerierung, Practices in Performance Art (Manfred Blohm and Elke Mark Eds) Oberhausen: Athena.

Koubová, A. 2015. Gaston Bachelard’s Topology of the Image, in Nitche, M. (ed.). Image in Space. Contributions to a Topology of Images. Libri Nigri 49. Nordhausen: Bautz Verlag

Koubová, A. 2015. Pozoruj! Imituj? Buď sám/sama sebou! Seminář uměleckého výzkumu, Svět a divadlo 26. ročník, číslo 5/2015.

Koubová, A. 2015. Intencionálno a transformativní fenomenologiie. Nad rozpravou Martina Nitscheho a Martina Rittera o povaze fenomenologie, Filosofický časopis 2015/1, No. 5.

Koubová A. 2014. Invisible excess of sense in social interaction, Frontiers in Psychology. 

Koubová A., Lagaay A. 2014. Performing the Impossible in Philosophy, in: Encounters between Performance and Philosophy: Theatre, Performativity and the Practice of Theory, Cull L., Lagaay A. (Eds.), Palgrave.

Koubová, A. 2013. Self-Identity and Powerlessness. Leiden: Brill.

Koubová, A. 2013. Topologie vnějšku a vnitřku v autorském herectví. Filozofia. Roč. 68, Suppl. 1 (2013), s. 133-143.

Koubová, A. 2011. The double structure of experience. In Moran, D., Sepp, H. R. (eds.) 2011. Phenomenology 2010, Volume 4: Selected Essays from Northern Europe - Traditions, transitions and Challenges. Bucarest: ZETA Books, s. 326-356.

Koubová, A. 2010. The Non-signifying Gesture of the Living Body. Biosemiotics. Springer.

Kliková, A. 2007. Mimo princip identity. Filosofia: Praha, 2007.


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