Martin Kočí is interested in the so-called theological turns in contemporary philosophy and Christianity in a postmodern context. His current research focuses on a theological retrieval of the Czech phenomenologist Jan Patočka. From 2011 to 2016 Martin Kočí studied and then worked as a research assistant at KU Leuven (Faculty of Theology, Research Group “Theology in a Postmodern Context”). In 2016, he was granted a Junior Patočka Fellowship at the Institut für die Wissenschaften vom Menschen in Vienna. Martin Kočí is a co-founder and the current co-ordinator of the Centre of Theology, Philosophy and Media Theory at Catholic Theological Faculty, Charles University in Prague.
- Martin Kočí, “Metaphysical Thinking after Metaphysics: A Theological Reading of Jan Patočka’s Negative Platonism,” International Journal of Philosophy and Theology 79:1-2 (2018): 18-35 [DOI: 10.1080/21692327.2017.1402692].
- Martin Kočí, “Sacrifice for Nothing: The Movement of Kenosis in Jan Patočka’s Thought,” Modern Theology 33:4 (2017): 594-617 [DOI: 10.1111/moth.12357].
- Martin Kočí, “The Experiment of Night: Jan Patočka on War and a Christianity to Come,” Labyrinth: An International Journal for Philosophy, Value Theory and Sociocultural Hermeneutics 19:1 (2017): 107-124 [DOI: 10.25180/lj.v19i1.75].
- Martin Kočí, “Fighting Hegemony, Saving the Event: Why Theologize with Jean-François Lyotard?,” Acta Universitatis Carolinae Theologica 7:2 (2017): 105-125 [DOI: 10.14712/23363398.2017.22].