Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books

September 2016

MEA Call for Papers: “Explorations in Media Ecology”

September 18th, 2016|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News|

The following call for papers comes by way of the Media Ecology Association, and we've been asked to share it on the Institute of General Semantics website. Editor-Elect Calvin Troup invites general submissions to Explorations in Media Ecology (EME), the international journal of the Media Ecology Association. Media ecology is an interdisciplinary study of media [...]

May 2016

August 31, 2016 (Deadline) – Submission Deadline for the 2016 S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize

May 1st, 2016|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Past Calls, Press|

First given in 2009, the Institute of General Semantics awards the S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize to the most outstanding work published in the past five years on topics of direct relevance to the discipline of general semantics, and includes a cash award of $1,000. Awarded annually by the Institute of General Semantics, its presentation [...]

April 2016

August 31, 2016 (Deadline) – Call for Papers for “Language in Thought and Action” Symposium

April 9th, 2016|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, Events, News, Past Calls, Press|

Call for Papers: "Language in Thought and Action" A 2-Day Symposium Sponsored by the Institute of General Semantics October 22-23, 2016 Submission Deadline: August 31, 2015 Click here for the announcement as a PDF. The Institute of General Semantics is sponsoring the 2-day symposium titled "Language and 'Reality,'" co-sponsored by the New York Society for General Semantics and the [...]

January 2015

August 31, 2015 (Deadline) – Call for Papers for “Language and ‘Reality'” Symposium

January 31st, 2015|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Past Calls, Press|

Call for Papers: "Language and 'Reality'" A 2-Day Symposium Sponsored by the Institute of General Semantics October 2-4, 2015 Submission Deadline: August 31, 2015 The Institute of General Semantics is sponsoring the 2-day symposium titled "Language and 'Reality,'" co-sponsored by the New York Society for General Semantics and the Media Ecology Association. The symposium will be hosted at the [...]

August 31, 2015 (Deadline) – Submission Deadline for the 2015 S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize

January 24th, 2015|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Past Calls, Press|

Submissions Open for the 2015 S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize First given in 2009, the Institute of General Semantics awards the S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize to the most outstanding work published in the past five years on topics of direct relevance to the discipline of general semantics, and includes a cash award of $1,000. [...]

July 15, 2015 (Deadline) – Call for Nominations for the Sanford I. Berman Award for Excellence in Teaching General Semantics

January 23rd, 2015|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Press|

First awarded in 2014, the Sanford I. Berman Award for Excellence in Teaching General Semantics goes to individuals for outstanding use of general semantics formulations in educational settings, and includes a cash award of $1,000. Awarded annually by the Institute of General Semantics, its presentation precedes the year’s Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture. Criteria for Submission [...]

September 2014

October 15, 2014 (Deadline) – Eastern Communication Association Convention Call for Participation

September 6th, 2014|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Past Calls|

The Institute of General Semantics, an affiliated association of the Eastern Communication Association, invites the submission of competitive papers, thematic program/panel proposals, or any innovative programming alternatives (e.g., roundtables, symposia, debates, open community forums, etc.) for inclusion at the 106th annual convention of the ECA. […]

January 2014

August 31, 2014 (Deadline) – Call for Papers for “‘Making Sense’ through Time-Binding” Symposium

January 7th, 2014|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Past Calls, Press|

Call for Papers: "'Making Sense' through Time-Binding" A 2-Day Symposium Sponsored by the Institute of General Semantics October 25-26, 2014 Submission Deadline: August 31, 2014 The Institute of General Semantics is sponsoring the 2-day symposium titled "'Making Sense' through Time-Binding," which will be hosted at the Princeton Club in New York City October 25-26, 2014. The symposium will follow [...]

August 31, 2014 (Deadline) – Submission Deadline for the 2014 S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize

January 7th, 2014|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Past Calls, Press, Updates|

Submissions Open for the 2014 S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize First given in 2009, the Institute of General Semantics awards the S. I. Hayakawa Book Prize to the most outstanding work published in the past five years on topics of direct relevance to the discipline of general semantics, and includes a cash award of $1,000. [...]

September 30, 2014 (Deadline) – Nomination Deadline for Sanford I. Berman Award for Excellence in Teaching General Semantics

January 6th, 2014|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, News, Press, Updates|

Applications Open for the Sanford I. Berman Award for Excellence in Teaching General Semantics The Institute of General Semantics is pleased to announce a new annual teaching award in general semantics: The Sanford I. Berman Award for Excellence in Teaching General Semantics. The award bears a cash sum of $1,000, and recipients will be officially [...]