Valedictory symposium in honour of Jo Spaans

21 September, 2021

A newer Protestantism, or: new approaches to Dutch church history.
Valedictory symposium in honour of Jo Spaans

Jo Spaans (source).

Thursday 14 October, 13.00-17.00  

Venue: Zalen van Zeven, Boothstraat 7

This valedictory symposium marks the retirement of Associate Professor Jo Spaans from the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Utrecht University. Frank Daudeij, Trudelien van ‘t Hof, Fred van Lieburg, Birgit Meyer, Judith Pollmann, and Jetze Touber will discuss chapters in Jo Spaans’ manuscript in progress, which will be introduced by her. 


12.30    welcome, with lunch

13.00    Introduction Jo Spaans

13.30    Session I: Church, State, Society, with Judith Pollmann and Frank Daudeij

14.30    Break

15.00    Session II: Minor Clergy, with Fred van Lieburg and Jetze Touber

16.00    Session III: Comparative Religion, with Trudelien van t’Hof and Birgit Meyer

17.00    Drinks

Please register by send an e-mail to Jeanette Boere ( Due to restrictions with regard to the Corona pandemic, the number of participants is limited.