Francesco Quatrini is an independent researcher from Recanati, Italy. He completed his PhD at the University of Macerata in March 2017. His dissertation is about Adam Boreel, one of the leaders of the “Amsterdam Collegium” in the middle of the seventeenth century. The dissertation is entitled “Adam Boreel (1602-1665): His Life and Thought.” Besides writing an updated biography, Quatrini has taken into account Boreel’s thought about free-speech and toleration, the rationality of Christian religion and the mystical union between men and God. At the moment, he is working on a further study of Boreel and the circle of his acquaintances.
Francesco Quatrini: Affiliated postdoctoral researcher