To mark the 400th anniversary of the death of Faustus Socinus (Sozzini) in 2004, an international and multidisciplinary conference on the influence and significance of Antitrinitarism and Socinianism in the Netherlands will take place in Leiden on Friday 5th and Saturday 6th November. A wide variety of speakers will discuss the church-historical and cultural-historical effects of Socinianism on Dutch society. On the same occasion, a double bibliography will be presented, listing in the first place all Socinian writings, both pro and anti, related to the Netherlands that have appeared until 1800; secondly, the book contains as complete a survey as possible of all modern studies and articles relevant to this field. During the conference the Leiden University Library will mount an exhibition of historical Sociniana (books and prints).
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In other European cities, too, Socinus is being remembered. On the occasion of the 400th anniversary of his death conferences will be held in Crakow and Siena.
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