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Discourse analysis is sometimes defined as the analysis of language 'beyond the sentence'. This contrasts with types of analysis more typical of modern linguistics, which are chiefly concerned with the study of grammar: the study of smaller bits of language, such as sounds (phonetics and phonology), parts of words (morphology), meaning (semantics), and the order of words in sentences (syntax).
by William Bright When we talk about 'language', sometimes we mean speech (spoken language), sometimes writing (written language). How are they different? Of course, speech is spoken and heard, while writing is written and read. But there are many other differences:

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One  of the LSA's webinars on professional development topics, Linguistics in the News: How to Own It! took place on Thursday, August 22 from 7:00 - 8:30 PM U.S. Eastern Time. See below for a recording of the webinar and copies of the panelists' handouts. 
The LSA Ethics Committee recommends these additional materials for linguists on the intersection between language scholarship and ethics.