The CMA Program and Reception at the 2017 Annual Meeting

CMA is looking forward to this year’s AAA Annual Meeting, taking place November 29–December 2 in Washington, DC. All members are invited to our general Business Meeting (4-0640 in the AAA program) on Friday, December 1, 12:15–1:30 p.m. That evening, we invite you to a members-only reception at the Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage! Friday, […]

New Initiatives in 2016–2017

The Council for Museum Anthropology (CMA) fosters the practice and development of anthropology in museums, heritage sites, galleries, libraries, and related institutions. In addition to publishing Museum Anthropology, the CMA blog, our Facebook and Twitter feeds, granting awards, and developing annual meeting panels, we launched two new initiatives this year: an inaugural conference and the […]

Museum Anthropology Futures Conference Schedule

  Concordia University, Montreal, Quebec, May 25–27, 2017 CMA’s inaugural conference is designed to facilitate focused, frank, vivid conversations through non-traditional and anti-hierarchical knowledge exchange. It engages the public through keynotes and reportage in a range of media. Check out the innovative schedule below. More here. Follow on Facebook and @CMAfutures THURSDAY 2–5 p.m.       […]

2016 Student Travel Award Winners

Each year, CMA awards grants of $500 to students to support travel to present at the AAA annual meeting. This year’s Council for Museum Anthropology Board was pleased to offer travel award support to two students in the field who show creativity in their research approach, commitment to the field, and potential for broader impact in […]