April 2016

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

2016-09-01T01:01:29+00:00 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 [...]

April 23, 2016 – “Introduction to General Semantics in Paris, France” with Vanessa Biard-Schaeffer

2016-04-23T20:46:07+00:00 April 8th, 2016|Classes & Seminars, Events, News, Press|

Vanessa Biard-Schaeffer (Secretary and Trustee of the Institute of General Semantics) will be hosting an event in Paris, France, titled "Introduction to General Semantics in Paris, France." The event will occur on Saturday, April 23, 2016, from 2:00pm-6:30pm at the Paris American Academy. Paris American Academy 275, rue St Jacques 75005 Paris France To attend, [...]

February 2016

General Semantics in the French Press

2016-02-28T09:36:51+00:00 February 28th, 2016|Media, News, Press, Publications|

Vanessa Biard-Schaeffer, Secretary of the Institute of General Semantics, has shared that she and the Institute of General Semantics were recently mentioned an article in Metronews, a daily newspaper distributed in offices and the Paris subway. Titled "Calais : parler de 'jungle', est-ce raciste ?," the article, published February 24, 2016, featured this passage: A quoi renvoie le [...]

December 2015

November 2015

September 2015

Tentative Schedule for 63rd AKML & 2-Day Symposium

2015-10-06T09:49:01+00:00 September 12th, 2015|Events, News, Press, Updates, Website Related|

The Institute of General Semantics has just made the tentative schedule available for the upcoming 63rd Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture and two-day symposium titled "Language and 'Reality.'" The weekend of events occurs October 2-4, 2015, at the Princeton Club in New York City. Click here to view the tentative schedule for the 63rd AKML & [...]

August 2015

IGS Mourns the Passing of Dr. Sanford I. Berman, AKML Speaker, and Berman Award Sponsor

2016-11-03T21:07:50+00:00 August 1st, 2015|Audio, Media, News, Press|

Sanford I. Berman The Institute of General Semantics has learned that Dr. Sanford I. Berman -- 2003 Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecturer, sponsor of the Sanford I. Berman Award for Excellence in Teaching General Semantics, general semantics author, scholar, and longtime donor -- passed away on June 16, 2015. Dr. Sanford I. Berman, philanthropist, real [...]

July 2015