About CMA

A Membership Organization of the American Anthropological Association


CMA-LogoThe 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.

SOCIAL MEDIA: CMA actively uses its social media connections as a means to keep members and the general public better informed and connected.
• Facebook. Follow and like us: CMA Facebook page.
• Twitter: https://twitter.com/MuseumAnth
Follow:  @MuseumAnth