Recent LSA News


The LSA is seeking applications for the position of Student Intern as part of our Secretariat staff team for the Spring 2022 semester (Feb - May*).


The LSA is pleased to announce new leadership elected to its Executive Committee (EC) for terms beginning in January 2022, along with the results of other ballot issues. 


The video of last week's Webinar with Evan D. Bradley, Kirby Conrod, Archie Crowley, Lex Konnelly, and Lal Zimman is now available via our YouTube channel.

Linguistics in the News


With regret and sorrow we have to inform you about the demise of Pieter A.M. Seuren (1934-2021).


The LSA regrets to announce the passing of longtime LSA member Harriet Klein (Montclair State University and Stony Brook University).


Two bills are currently pending in Congress that would enhance and expand support for Native American Language Revitalization. This past Spring, the U.S.

Media Resources


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


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.


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