American Dialect Society

Founded: 1889    Admitted to ACLS: 1962
The American Dialect Society is dedicated to the study of the English language in North America, and of other languages, or dialects of other languages, influencing it or influenced by it.

CEO Representative and Society Contact

Julie Roberts
Executive Director
American Dialect Society
University of Vermont

Delegate

John Baugh
Professor
Washington University in St. Louis
term ends 12/31/2023

President

Michael P. Adams
Associate Professor
Indiana University Bloomington
term ends 12/31/2021

Membership:

Individual: 253

Meetings:

1/6/2022 - 1/9/2022 Washington, DC