Updates

November 2016

Videos from the 64th AKML & 2-Day General Semantics Symposium

2016-11-20T11:42:36+00:00 November 20th, 2016|Events, Media, News, Press, Updates, Video, Website Related|

To the IGS YouTube account, we are currently adding videos of presentations from the 64th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture & 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 Club in New [...]

January 2016

Dr. Sanford I. Berman Audio Series on Success Motivation, General Semantics, and Effective Communication Now Available for Download in the IGS Store

2016-11-03T21:03:36+00:00 January 28th, 2016|Audio, Media, News, Updates, Website Related|

Originally available as a 13-cassette audio series from Educational Cassettes, Inc., Sande Berman and the late Dr. Sanford I. Berman have permitted the Institute of General Semantics to make Dr. Berman’s 1974 series available again — for download exclusively from the IGS Store. Titled Success Motivation, General Semantics and Effective Communication Seminar, this 26-track album now [...]

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 & [...]

January 2015

November 2014

October 2014

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, [...]

January 2014

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

2014-09-06T16:50:50+00:00 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

2014-10-09T08:03:25+00:00 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 [...]

August 2013

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

2016-11-03T10:24:05+00:00 August 11th, 2013|Calls for Papers, Presentations & Books, Events, News, Press, Updates|

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 [...]

For information on the 65th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture on the evening of October 27, 2017, click here.
For information on the two-day General Semantics Symposium on October 28-29, 2017, click here.
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