Department of Anthropology

Symposium about Language and Society - Austin (SALSA)

SALSA is an annual conference promoting research in linguistic anthropology, sociolinguistics, and communication studies at the University of Texas at Austin. Originally created through the joint efforts of students from the Linguistic and Anthropology Departments, SALSA has developed into an interdisciplinary conference with national and international participants from various fields, including communication, foreign language education, educational psychology, media studies, political discourse and numerous language departments. The annual proceedings appear in special editions of Texas Linguistic Forum.