Recent LSA News

07/20/2016

The LSA is seeking applications for the position of Student Intern at its national office in Washington, DC for the Fall 2016 semester (September - December).

07/18/2016

The LSA has launched Phase II of its News Stories Initiative, designed to enhance the coverage of linguistics by the popular news media.

07/15/2016

The LSA regrets to report the December 4, 2015 death of Dr. George Weaver (Bryn Mawr), an LSA Member since 1985. Read more...

Linguistics in the News

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

05/06/2016

Join us in congratulating LSA Fellow Steven Pinker, who was recently elected to the National Academy of Sciences. Dr.

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.