Recent LSA News

09/01/2021

The LSA is delighted to announce that Allyson Waller has been selected as this year's recipient of our Linguistics Journalism Award.

08/18/2021

The National Endowment for the Humanities announced earlier this week a grant award of $227,420 to the LSA as part of its Media Projects Productio

08/17/2021

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

Linguistics in the News

08/31/2021

The LSA has just learned of the death of Zdenek “Denny” Salzmann, which occurred earlier this Spring. Dr. Salzman was a Life Member of the LSA, having first joined in 1949.

08/13/2021

The LSA regrets to announce the passing of Lila R.

07/08/2021

The LSA congratulates its members on their recent elections to the Academia Europaea!

Media Resources

06/01/2020

The LSA Media Experts Database provides journalists with access to a range of expertise from all fields of linguistics, from linguists who are available to talk with the media.

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 periodically issues news releases about research findings published in its journal Language, newsworthy research being presented at its Annual Meeting, the election of new leadership, and other items of int