Semantics and Linguistic Theory (SALT) is the premier North American conference on semantics as a part of linguistic theory. This website serves as a permanent location for collecting together information about current and past SALTs, the proceedings, and governance.

  • The 33rd SALT will be hosted by Yale University, May 12 – 14, 2023.

  • Proceedings from all previous conferences are hosted by the LSA.
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The Linguistic Society of America (LSA) is proud to sponsor SALT and to publish its Proceedings. Find out more about membership here.


SALT is a proud affiliate of Resources on Equity and Inclusivity in Linguistics (REIL), a joint initiative of LSA's Committee on Gender Equity in Linguistics (COGEL) and the SALT Equity and Diversity committee (SALTED). REIL is devoted to enabling more inclusive and accessible conferences across the field of linguistics.