Recent LSA News

"Linguistics and Human Rights", a live video presentation organized by the LSA and the AAAS Science and Human Rights Coalition, is now freely available to watch online.

Registration is now open for the 2015 LSA Summer Linguistic Institute! This July, hundreds of students and professionals will come together in Chicago for a month-long program of courses, workshops, special lectures, social events, and much more.

The LSA's 90th Annual Meeting will take place in Washington, DC, January 7-10, 2016.

Linguistics in the News

Media Resources

Please contact LSA Director of Communications Brice Russ at for LSA interview requests, linguistic news announcements, and other media communications.

The LSA Media Experts Database provides contact information for more than 50 experts, from all fields of linguistics, who are available to talk with the media.

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 archive includes all LSA news releases since January 2008.