- Acoustic Phonetics, Sociolinguistics, American Englishes, Appalachian Englishes, Southern Englishes, Forensic Linguistics
- Anderson, B. L., Scerbo, M. W., Ramirez, D. E., and Hubbard, T. W. (2017). Running memory for clinical handoffs: A look at active and passive processing. Human Factors, 59 (3), pp. 393-406.
- Anderson, B. L. (2014). Appalachian Migrant Stances. Journal of Southern Linguistics, 38 (1), pp. 136-158.
- Anderson, B. L., , J., , B., , B., and , M. (2014). Needed Research on the Englishes of Applachia. Southern Journal of Linguistics, 38 (1), pp. 1-30.
- Anderson, B. L. (1999). Source-language transfer and vowel accommodation in the patterning of Cherokee English /ai/ and /oi/. American Speech, 74 (4), pp. 339-368.
- Anderson, B. L. (1997). Adaptive sociophonetic strategies and dialect accomodation: /ay/ monopthongization in Cherokee English. University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics, 4 (1), pp. 185-202.
- Anderson, B. L. (2008). Migration, accommodation, and language change: At the intersection of regional and ethnic identity. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan Press.
- Mallinson, C., Childs, B., Anderson, B. L., and Hutcheson, N. (2005). If these hills could talk.Voices of American English. Malden, MA: Blackwell.
- 2008: Outstanding Faculty Award, "Rising Star" designee, State Council of Higher Education for Virginia (SCHEV)
- 2006: Ruth Harrell Favorite Professor Award, Delta Sigma Lambda
- 2002: Mary Malcomson Raphael Fellowship, University of Michigan, Center for the Education of Women