The COVID-19 pandemic has upended our normal way of life, and we at the LSA are acutely aware that many of our members will be facing unprecedented challenges during the coming months and years.  If you are able to, we encourage you to support fellow LSA members


The LSA regrets to report the January 26, 2020 death of G. Hubert Matthews. Hubert joined the LSA in 1953 and was a Life Member.


The LSA regrets to report the December 15, 2019 death of Göran Emil Hammarström (Monash University, Emeritus).


The LSA is pleased to announce that the Richard T.


The LSA is pleased to announce the publication of the latest volume of the Proceedings of the Annual Meeting on Phonology.


The Program Committee of the LSA is now accepting abstracts for the Society's 95th Annual Meeting, which will be held from January 7-10, 2021 at the San Francisco Marriott Marquis in San Francisc


To encourage our members to complete their membership profiles, the LSA will enter all members whose profiles are complete into an annual drawing, held at the LSA Annual Meeting, where prizes will include complimentary LSA membership for a year, complimentary registration for a future Annual Meet


Language unites and divides us. It amuses and mystifies us.


The LSA is delighted to announce that our Executive Committee has approved a proposal by the University of Oregon to host our 2025 Linguistic Institute.  Originally planned for 2023, the Institute was postponed until 2025 due to the postponement of the UMass Institute caused by the


The LSA is accepting nominations for its prestigious Leonard Bloomfield Book Award, given annually for the volume which makes the most outstanding contribution to the development of our un


The LSA has published the fifth volume of its Proceedings of the Linguistic Society of America.  This is a periodical publication containing articles developed from talks and posters presented at the LSA Annual Meeting, which since 1924 has been one of the premier gatherin


The LSA is pleased to announce our latest initiative aimed at bringing a greater degree of diversity to the linguistics community.


Nominations are being accepted through April 13 for service on the LSA's open and appointed committees.


The LSA is open for business and stands ready to assist members and the broader linguistics community as always.


Please join the LSA in congratulating member Amir Zeldes (Georgetown University), pictured at right, and his team on being given a Digital Humanities Award for Best Tool or Suite of Tools for building and publishing the Coptic Dictionary Online.


The Program Committee of the LSA is accepting proposals for Organized Sessions to be held at the


The Nominating Committee of the LSA is soliciting nominations for the Vice President/President-Elect and members at-large of the Executive Committee (EC), including self-nominations.


The LSA is delighted to announce that registration is now open for the Institute on Collaborative Language Research in 2020 (CoLang 2020), which will be hosted by the University of Montana in collaboration with


Are you enthusiastic about linguistics and eager to share your enthusiasm with a wider audience, but not sure how to get started?  Our panel of veteran podcasters will share their experience, including technical, journalistic and promotional best practices.   There will be ample ti


The LSA is proud to sponsor Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) 30, the premier North American conference on semantics as a part of linguistic theory.  The 30th SALT will be hosted by Cornell Unive