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ETC 73:1 (January 2016) Is Now Available for Download from the IGS Store

27 Sep 2017 4:17 PM | Anonymous member (Administrator)

After a long wait, issue 73:1 (January 2016) of ETC: A Review of General Semantics is in the mail and is now available for download from the IGS Store in searchable PDF format.

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  • From the Vault:
    "Interview with Allen Flagg" by Martin H. Levinson
  • "Spirituality at the Speed of Light" by Lance Strate
  • From the Vault:
    "The Future of Consciousness" by Lance Strate
  • "Meet Me Tonight in Dreamland: Revisiting S. I. Hayakawa's 'Popular Songs vs. the Facts of Life" by Robert Albrecht
  • "Why Journalists Lie: The Troublesome Times for Janet Cooke, Stephen Glass, Jayson Blair, and Brian Williams" by Jefferson Spurlock
  • "Fairy Tale: Swansong for Trump" by Marleen S. Barr
  • "Groping 'Pussy Galore': Transporting Trump from Reality TV to Unreal Genre Fiction--Dystopia, Fairy Tale, and Science Fiction" by Marleen S. Barr
  • "Live from New Yawk: Donald Trump Sounds like The Real Housewives of New York City Cast" by Marleen S. Barr
  • "Of Hopis and Heptapods: The Return of Sapir-Whorf" by John Engle
  • "The Star Image and National Identity of Sessue Hayakawa and Marlene Dietrich" by James Eric (Jay) Black
  • "Photonics, Globalism, and Tribalism" by Eugene Marlow
  • "The Language of the Gods: An Analysis of the Possibility of Conceptual Schemes" by John Engle
  • "Reconstructing (What Barely Passes for) English Grammar: Looking Well Beyond E-Prime" by Stan Kozikowski
  • Poems:
    "Condo" by Jane Blanchard
    "A Priori" by Jane Blanchard
    "As If to Shine" by Danny P. Barbare
    "Us Janitors" by Danny P. Barbare
  • Plus Letter from the Editor and News and Notes.

Cover Art

The photograph used for the cover of ETC 73:1 is by Rick Wise.  Wise labels his images “Photographic Fiction.” Currently he is working on two
different series, Things, everyday objects we pass by without seeing, and Time-Flows, in which time is simultaneously expanded and contracted. He considers all of his work “Dancing with the Eye.”


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