Welcome to the LINGUIST List Fund Drive 2017


The game is still on!

Meet our next Featured Linguist, Osamu Sawada!

4th Lottery: 2 Draws, one of which has 2 prizes!

Fun Fact: Query Edition – or how you can use the LINGUIST List for your own research

Meet Jacob Heredos, Featured Staff of the week!

 

As an academic service run by linguistics students and faculty, LINGUIST List relies on your donations to financially support students and keep the operation working. Our readers' support goes directly to fund the students who edit the mailing list and website; without that support, we'd have nobody to send out the information you rely on.

Total: $15,163.08

Processed: $14,513.08

Pledges: $650.00

Goal: $70,000


Featured Linguist

Osamu Sawada

I grew up in the family of linguists (my father is a linguist, my mother used to be a school teacher), so it is not a coincidence that I became a linguist. (My younger brother also became a linguist.) However, looking back, I see that there were several important turning points and experiences that lead me to the field of linguistics.

I was born and grew up in Japan, but when I was 10, I had the chance to spend a year in Boston with my family. There, we had many positive experiences interacting with people/students from various cultural and linguistic backgrounds. My brother and I went to a public school, and the atmosphere was one of respect for diversity. Thinking back now, this positive experience affects my stance as a scholar/teacher.

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LINGUIST Crew

The LINGUIST List Team works hard to ensure that linguists everywhere have access to important information about the field. LINGUIST keeps you informed about conferences, jobs, publications, academic programs, and much more. All of these resources are provided completely free to the readers and the general public.