Recent LSA News

12/02/2020

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.

11/30/2020

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

11/25/2020

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.

Linguistics in the News

09/01/2020
The first Experiments in Linguistic Meaning (ELM) conference will be hosted virtually by the University of Pennsylvania, September 16-18, 2020.
08/27/2020

The Dynamic Language Infrastructure – Documenting Endangered Languages (DLI-DEL) Fellowships are offered as part of a joint, multi-year funding program of NEH and the National Science Foundation (NSF) to develop and advance scientific and scholarly knowledge concerning endangered human languages.

08/10/2020

Please join the LSA in congratulating Maziar Toosarvandani (UC Santa Cruz), Ivy Sichel (UC Santa Cruz), and Matthew Wagers (UC Santa Cruz) on recently being awarded an NSF grant for research on rarely studied languages. 

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