Press

August 2018

New Book – “Awareness and Action: A Travel Companion” by Mary P. Lahman

2018-08-11T14:52:49+00:00August 11th, 2018|IGS Books, News, Press, Publications|

The Institute of General Semantics is pleased to announce its latest book in the New Non-Aristotelian book series. The book, Awareness and Action: A Travel Companion by Mary P. Lahman, asks the questions: Are you aware of how your words create worlds? Are you aware of how your language and listening habits impact interactions in the [...]

July 2018

New Printing – “People in Quandaries: The Semantics of Personal Adjustment” by Wendell Johnson

2018-07-05T22:20:51+00:00July 6th, 2018|IGS Books, News, Press, Publications|

The Institute of General Semantics is pleased to announce that one of its most popular books -- People in Quandaries: The Semantics of Personal Adjustment, by Wendell Johnson -- is back in print! The book is now available in a softcover version printed on demand, as well as a PDF download from the IGS Store. About [...]

The IGS Store Is Back Online!

2018-07-05T20:39:52+00:00July 5th, 2018|News, Press, Website Related|

The Institute of General Semantics recently did a soft relaunch of its online store, and now we are ready to more officially announce its release! The new IGS Store features many of the same books, ebooks, periodicals, and audio recordings as the past store. You can also purchase IGS memberships and gift memberships as well [...]

June 2018

May 2018

Diane Ackerman Announced as the 66th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecturer

2018-05-31T19:59:51+00:00May 5th, 2018|Events, News, Press, Upcoming|

Diane Ackerman (Photo: Sue Michlovitz) The Institute of General Semantics is pleased to announce that author, poet, essayist, and naturalist Diane Ackerman will deliver the 66th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture on October 26th, 2018, at the Princeton Club in New York City. To RSVP and for information about the event, click here. For [...]

February 2018

January 2018

The Entire Back Catalog of the Journal “Communication” Now Available for Free Download from the IGS Store

2018-07-02T21:20:51+00:00January 16th, 2018|Media, News, Non-IGS Books, Press, Publications, Website Related|

Gordon and Breach, Science Publishers, Inc., has recently given permission to the Institute of General Semantics to distribute PDF scans of the entire back catalog of its journal Communication. All fifteen issues are now available for free download from the IGS Store. […]

December 2017

Videos from the 65th AKML & 2-Day General Semantics Symposium

2017-12-21T20:13:05+00:00December 21st, 2017|Events, Media, News, Press, Updates, Video, Website Related|

To the IGS YouTube account, we are currently adding videos of presentations from the 65th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture and its subsequent 2-Day General Semantics Symposium, sponsored by the Institute of General Semantics, and co-sponsored by the Media Ecology Association and the New York Society for General Semantics. The entire event was held at the Princeton [...]

November 2017