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    • 26 Oct 2018
    • 6:00 PM - 10:30 PM
    • The Princeton Club, 15 West 43rd St. (between 5th & 6th Avenues), New York, NY 10036

    The New York Society for General Semantics is proud to co-sponsor the 66th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture & Dinner, hosted by the Institute of General Semantics, and held at the Princeton Club in midtown Manhattan. 

    This years Korzybski Lecturer is Diane Ackerman, the author of two dozen highly-acclaimed works of poetry and nonfiction, including New York Times bestsellers The Zookeeper’s Wife, A Natural History of the Senses, The Human Age, and the Pulitzer Prize Finalist, One Hundred Names for Love. The title of her address is, "Words at Play--How Words Change and Change Us".


    Friday Evening, October 26th, 2018
    SCHEDULE


    6:00pm – Registration, Happy Hour, Cash Bar
    6:30pm – AKML Dinner and Awards Presentations
    8:00pm – The 66th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture

    Registration via the Institute of General Semantics



    • 27 Oct 2018
    • 8:00 AM
    • 28 Oct 2018
    • 12:00 PM
    • The Princeton Club, 15 West 43rd St., New York, NY 10036

    The Institute of General Semantics is sponsoring the 2-day symposium entitled Language and Meaning in the 21st Century, co-sponsored by the New York Society for General Semantics and the Media Ecology Association. The symposium will be hosted at the Princeton Club in New York City on October 27th-28th, 2018. It will follow the 66th Alfred Korzybski Memorial Lecture, which will be presented by Diane Ackerman on Friday evening, October 26th, 2018.

    Email papers, proposals, and inquiries by September 15, 2018, to presentations [at] generalsemantics.org and/or mandklevin [at] aol.com.

    For more information, contact Martin H. Levinson, President of the Institute of General Semantics, by phone at (212) 729-7973 or by mail at:

    Martin H. Levinson
    c/o Institute of General Semantics
    Attn: 2016 Symposium
    72-11 Austin Street #233
    Forest Hills, NY 11375

    The symposium is free and open to the public. Starting September 1, 2018, you may RSVP for the symposium via the Institute of General Semantics.



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