Recent LSA News

09/09/2016

This year the LSA Committee on Ethnic Diversity in Linguistics (CEDL) is awarding two student travel grants intended to increase the participation of ethnoracial minorities in the LSA*.

09/02/2016

This month's spotlight features a highly active member of the LSA who has played many leadership roles in the organization's recent history, including as Chair of the Nominating Committe

08/19/2016

The Proceedings of the Berkeley Linguistics Society have been available on the LSA website and its eLanguage platform since 2009.  Volume 39 has just recently been added so as to now make the archive

Linguistics in the News

09/07/2016

Congratulations to LSA Past President Joan Bresnan, who received the ACL Lifetime Achievement Award for 2016 on August 10 in Berlin.

07/25/2016

Congratulations to LSA Members Christopher Kennedy and Jason Merchant, who have each been recognized with named professorships by the University of Chicago.

06/28/2016

The LSA has just learned that Keren Rice, long-time LSA member and former President (2012), received the Pierre Chauveau medal o

Media Resources

09/21/2012

Please contact LSA Executive Director Alyson Reed for LSA interview requests, linguistic news announcements, and other media communications.

For urgent inquiries, please call Ms. Reed at 202-835-1714.

09/21/2012

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.

09/21/2012

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.