Recent LSA News

06/11/2021

The LSA regrets to report the passing of LSA Life Member Dr. W. Keith Percival (February 24th, 1930-December 6th, 2020).

06/03/2021

In collaboration with COZIL, the LSA's Committee on LGBTQ+[Z] Issues in Linguistics, we are pleased to announce the publication of new blog posts and a special online event in celebration of Pride Month!

05/25/2021
By:
Mary Jo Olsavsky

We are happy to announce that the late June deadline previously advertised for submission of Paper and Poster Abstracts for the 2022 LSA Annual Meeting has been finalized.

Linguistics in the News

05/04/2021

Congratulations to LSA member Emily R. Lake, a Doctoral Candidate in Linguistics at Stanford University, on the receipt of a Mellon/ACLS Dissertation Completion Fellowship for 2021.

04/26/2021

The LSA congratulates its members and colleagues on their recent election to two of the most prestigious academies in the United States: The National Academy of Sciences (NAS), and the American Academy of Arts and Sciences (AAA&S). 

02/23/2021

The LSA's Committee on Gender Equity in Linguistics (COGEL), in collaboration with SALTED (the SALT Equity & Diversity committee), have developed a guidebook for conference organizers in l

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