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January 2015

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

2015-09-01T04:05:21+00:00 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

2015-07-16T06:02:34+00:00 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 [...]

December 2014

November 2014

October 2014

New Book by Isabel Caro Gabalda – “El Uso del Leguaje en Psicoterpia Cognitiva”

2016-11-03T21:11:06+00:00 October 31st, 2014|News, Non-IGS Books, Press, Publications|

Professor Isabel Caro Gabalda of the University of Valencia in Spain has published El Uso del Leguaje en Psicoterpia Cognitiva (2014), a volume on cognitive psychology that is based on general semantics. Professor Caro Gabalda dedicates the book to her former colleagues at the International Society for General Semantics and the Institute of General Semantics, [...]

Devkumar Trivedi and Prafulla Kar to Be Awarded the 2014 J. Talbot Winchell Award

2014-10-09T08:02:13+00:00 October 9th, 2014|News, Press, Updates|

Devkumar Trivedi Prafulla Kar The Institute of General Semantics has awarded the 2014 J. Talbot Winchell Award, which recognizes individuals who give exceptional service to the field of general semantics. This year, the co-recipients are the founding trustees of the Balvant Parekh Centre for General Semantics and Other Human Sciences, Devkumar Trivedi, [...]

September 2014

October 24-26, 2014 – 62nd Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture & Symposium

2014-10-27T00:00:14+00:00 September 6th, 2014|Events, News, Press|

Jack El-Hai The Institute of General Semantics is proud to announce that Friday evening, October 24th, 2014, writer Jack El-Hai will deliver the 62nd Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture at The Princeton Club in New York City. The lecture will be preceded by a dinner at The Princeton Club. Saturday and Sunday, October 25th-26th, [...]