Yale linguists to participate in LSA Annual Meeting

January 2, 2014

Several current and former members of the Yale linguistics department will be taking part in the 88th Annual Meeting of the Linguistic Society of America (LSA) in Minneapolis this weekend, provided the snowstorms in the Midwest and Northeast don't prevent them from getting there! Check out all the ways they are involved, and extend special congratulations to our faculty members receiving awards.


Thursday, January 2:

Friday, January 3:

Saturday, January 4:


Saturday, January 4:

  • Associate professor Claire Bowern will receive the 2014 Kenneth L. Hale Award, which recognizes outstanding linguistic scholarship undertaken by a junior or senior scholar that documents a particular
    endangered or no longer spoken language or language family. Check out the original announcement for more details.
  • Professor Steve Anderson will receive the 2014 Victoria A. Fromkin Lifetime Service Award, which recognizes individuals who have performed extraordinary service to the discipline and to the Society throughout their career. Check out the original announcement for more details.