The Council for Museum Anthropology

July 2, 2009

CMA SealThe Council for Museum Anthropology is an all-volunteer membership organization that serves anthropologists and museum professionals. The Council for Museum Anthropology is a section of the American Anthropological Association.

CMA’s mission is to foster the development of anthropology in the context of museums and related institutions.

PUBLICATIONS & MEETINGS: CMA engages with anthropological collections, communities, and issues through the Council’s journal, Museum Anthropology, through a regular column in Anthropology News, and through annual and occasional meetings, seminars, and special publications. The journal editors also maintain a Museum Anthropology blog that highlights breaking news in museum anthropology.

NEW SOCIAL MEDIA: CMA actively uses its social media connections as a means to keep members and the general public better informed and connected.
• CMA is on Facebook. View, follow and “like” us on the CMA Facebook page.
• CMA is on Twitter. See:
Follow:  @MuseumAnth