The 31st  annual Semantics and Linguistic Theory conference (SALT) will be hosted (virtually)  by Brown University and held May 7-9, 2021 on Zoom.  The submission deadline for abstracts is Dec.


Applications are open though December 10, 2020 for one of the LSA's newest awards, the


Please join us on Friday, January 22 for the newest in the LSA's "Meet the Authors" webinars showcasing research from our flagship journal, Language.  The webinar will take place from 1:00 - 2:30 PM U.S.


The LSA is delighted to announce that three of its members have been elected as Fellows of the American Association for the Advancemet of Science (AAAS).   AAAS Fellows are elected each ye


The LSA is pleased to issue the official call for applications to students interested in attending the 2021 virtual Annual Meeting via the CEDL Registration Award program.


Registration is available beginning Tuesday, November 17 for the LSA's 2021 Annual Meeting, which will take place virtually from January 7-10, 2021, with ancillary events taking place, also virtually, outside the four days of the meeting. 

The LSA has made the difficult decision, after consulting with the Five-Minute Lingui

The LSA is seeking applications for the position of Student Intern as part of our Secretariat staff team for the Spring 2021 semester (January - May*).


The LSA is delighted to announce the results of the just-concluded elections for LSA officers and Executive Committee members.


The LSA’s biennial summer Linguistic Institute, originally scheduled to be held at UMass Amherst in 2021, has now been postponed until the summer of 2022.


Please save the date and plan to attend this virtual event on October, 26, 2020 from 3:45 - 5:00 pm ET.


The editorial team of Language is inviting responses to the next Perspectives target article. The Perspectives section of Language publishes target articles on topics of general interest in linguistics.

This 75-minute webinar will provide a brief introduction to social media, with a particular focus on Linguist Twitter.

The LSA regrets to announce the death of Margaret Reynolds, who served the LSA for over thirty years in various capacities, concluding her service a


The September 2020 issue of Language is available online at Project MUSE.


The LSA's Executive Director, Alyson Reed, and Secretary-Treasurer, Lenore Grenoble, sent the following email to LSA members on September 17, 2020:



The webinar took place on Friday. September 25 from 1:00 - 2:30 PM US Eastern Time.

View a recording of the webinar.


We are happy to announce that the LSA 2021 Annual Meeting will be held virtually. The dates will be the same as previously scheduled: January 7-10.  Please watch this space during the coming


Join us on Tuesday, September 22 from 2:00 - 3:00 PM U.S. Eastern Time

Recording of the webinar


The LSA regrets to report that John J.