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Let's Go Dutch: a Heritage of Dutch Humanism

  • Jun 22, 2014 · 10:30 AM
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Platform program by Dr. Anne Klaeysen, Senior Leader of the New York  Society for Ethical Culture.

The Dutch established New Amsterdam at the mouth of the Hudson River in the 17th Century, and Jacob Klaeysen established  a Dutch family in western New York State in the 20th century.  Leader Anne Klaeysen explores her roots through the works of two Dutch Humanist philosophers, Erasmus and Spinoza. 

Light refreshments after the program.

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  • Colleen K.

    Thought provoking!

    June 22, 2014

  • Richard K.

    It was very interesting to learn how far back the history of Humanism goes. These Dutch masters of philosophy were in the forefront then and would be today, too.

    1 · June 22, 2014

  • Geoffrey S.

    Yet another humanist connection to traditional "western thinking"

    1 · June 19, 2014

  • Colleen K.

    Always enjoy hearing from New York leaders.

    June 16, 2014

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