11/04/2019

The LSA is delighted to announce that the 2020 Leonard Bloomfield Book Award will be given to Vsevolod Kapatsinski (University of Oregon) for his book Changing Minds Changing Tools: From Learning Theory to Language Acquisition to Language Change (MIT Press, 2018).

11/01/2019

The LSA is pleased to announce the publication of the newest title in its book series partnership with Routledge: Bilingualism, by Shahrzad Mahootian. A portion of royalties from the sale of this book benefit the LSA.

10/31/2019

It gives the LSA great pleasure to announce that the Best Paper in Language 2019 Award will be given to "The noun-verb distinction in established and emergent sign systems" by (pictured below, clockwise from upper left) Natasha Abner, Molly Flaherty, Katelyn Stangl, Marie Coppola, Diane

10/30/2019

The LSA is delighted to announce the debut of a joint membership arrangement with the American Dialect Society (ADS) whereby members of one of the societies will receive a $5 discount on membership in the other.

10/16/2019

The LSA is delighted to announce that Jon Sprouse (University of Connecticut) has been selected to receive the LSA's inaugural C.L.

10/15/2019

Interested in getting published, but not sure how to get started?  Sign up for the LSA’s webinar on The Writing Process.  Award-winning authors Sharese King and Charles Yang (see bios below) will serve as paneleists.

10/11/2019

The LSA is pleased to announce the publication of the fourth volume of our newest conference proceedings publication: the Wor

10/11/2019

The LSA reports with regret the death of Dorothy C. Siegel on September 22, 2019. Dorothy joined the LSA in 1997 as a faculty member of the University of Toledo's Department of English Language and Literature.

10/08/2019

Please join the LSA in congratulating the recipients of the Early Career Award, the Kenneth L.

10/07/2019

Please join the LSA Secretariat in welcoming our new part-time Administrative Assistant Beth Riebe, who started work toda

10/04/2019

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

10/04/2019

The LSA regretfully reports that emeritus professor Gary Holland of UC Berkeley has passed away earlier last week.

10/03/2019

Are you already a published author?  Not yet published, but planning to?   Heard about Open Access but want to find out more about it?

10/01/2019

We are delighted to announce that Raul Aranovich and Georgia Zellou, the Co-Directors of the LSA's 2019 Linguistic Institute at the University of California, Davis, will be inducted as

09/26/2019

The LSA is delighted to announce that its Executive Committee (EC) has approved the creation of a new Natives4Linguistics Special Interest Group (SIG), which is open to all LSA members. The development of this SIG emerged from needs identified by the participants of the

09/26/2019

The LSA joined the leadership of colleague scholarly societies in expressing strong concerns about

09/26/2019

The LSA is delighted to announce that nine of the field's leading linguists have been elected Fellows of the LSA.   They will be inducted in a ceremony at the

09/24/2019

The LSA is delighted to announce that its Executive Committee has recently approved the establishment of a new Committee on LGBTQ+ [Z] Issues in Linguistics (COZIL).  The committee is an o

09/19/2019

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

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