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Active Calls for Papers & Books

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

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.

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

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 recognized at the annual Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture (AKML).

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New Deadline for the Call for Papers for “Language and Symbol Use in the Twenty-First Century” Symposium

The Institute of General Semantics has extended the deadline for submissions for the the 2-day symposium titled “Language and Symbol Use in the Twenty-First Century,” which will be hosted at The Princeton Club in New York City October 25-27, 2013. The symposium will feature the 61st Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture, which will be given by Terrence Deacon.

The new deadline by which to send papers, proposals, and inquiries on this year’s theme, “Language and Symbol Use in the Twenty-First Century,” by August 31, 2013 September 30, 2013.

See the call for papers below for additional information.

Deadline Extended to October 1, 2012, for Call for Papers for “Language and Symbol Use in Politics and Other Arenas”

The Institute of General Semantics has extended the deadline for submissions for its call for papers on the topic of “Language and Symbol Use in Politics and Other Arenas.”

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A New Mailing Address and Contact Information for the Institute of General Semantics

The Institute of General Semantics has recently relocated from Texas to New York.  Effective immediately, here is the new contact information for the Institute of General Semantics.

New Mailing Address

The Institute of General Semantics
72-11 Austin Street #233
Forest Hills, NY 11375

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