"General Semantics Meets Media Studies: Some Thoughts from the Field"…
A discussion lead by
Thom Gencarelli, Ph.D.
Thom Gencarelli, Ph.D. is an Associate Professor and the founding Chair
of Manhattan College's "Next Generation" Communication program,
which was established in August 2007. He is the current President of the
Media Ecology Association, a member of the Board of Trustees of the Institute
of General Semantics, and a Past President of both the New York State
Communication Association and the New Jersey Communication Association (twice).
Live Poetry Night with Adeena Karasick-
Her urban, Jewish, feminist mashup has been described as "electricity
in language". The New York General Semantics Society brings you award
winning poet and theorist Adeena Karasick.
Coming Soon in 2014
An Evening with Lance Strate
- "On the Binding Biases of Time"—In this discussion, Strate
discusses how our modes of communication have changed, so have our views
and values regarding the past, present, and future, and what we need in
today's society to reclaim a balance between a past and future orientation,
and avoid the tyranny of the present.