Recent LSA News

The LSA Member Spotlight highlights the interests and accomplishments of a different LSA member each month.

For more than 100 years, the disciplines of linguistics and anthropology have been closely interrelated; renowned scholars such as Franz Boas and Claude Lévi-Strauss have worked to draw connections between the two fields, and anthropological linguists and linguistic anthropologists continue to e

The Linguistic Society of America is pleased to announce that The Oxford Reference Guide to English Morphology, by Laurie Bauer, Rochelle Lieber, and

Linguistics in the News

Humanities Departmental Survey highlights ongoing linguistics trends

A new report released this morning by the American Academy of Arts and Sciences provides a comprehensive overview of linguistics programs across the United States.

Media Resources

Journalists seeking expert linguists for assistance with news stories about language issues may contact the LSA Secretariat or consult the LSA Media Experts Database, which is a self-service directory organized by topic.

The LSA periodically issues news releases about research findings published in its journal, newsworthy research being presented at its Annual Meeting, the election of new leadership, and other items of interest.

This compendium of news items was featured on the LSA website in its previous incarnation. An archive of news items as of October 1, 2012 may be viewed in the News Room on the current site.