American Rootwork Association
Join an evolving coalition of scholars and practitioners of American Rootwork.
The American Rootwork Association (ARA) is an evolving coalition of practicing rootworkers, scholars, scholar-practitioners and tradition-keepers interested in formalizing the study of rootwork, rootdoctoring and related folk traditions as serious areas of scientific and cultural inquiry. The ARA seeks to unify practitioners, practitioner-scholars and academics by raising broad questions, fostering the emergence of new areas of inquiry and examining the structures and conditions that influence rootwork as an expression of contemporary culture.
The American Rootwork Association (ARA) offers anyone interested in the formal preservation of American rootwork resources in the discipline, allowing them to utilize accumulated knowledge, information, and insights to significant use.
The mission of the American Rootwork Association (ARA) shall be to stimulate, strengthen, advance, and promote the study of American rootwork, as well as indigenous scholarship and the professional interests of African American, Latin American, and indigenous anthropologists in the U.S. and around the world.
Join an evolving coalition of practicing rootworkers, scholars, scholar-practitioners and tradition-keepers interested in formalizing the study of rootwork, rootdoctoring and related folk traditions as serious areas of cultural inquiry. Boost your professional standing and continuing education with ARA membership.
How to use this course
Step One: Download the ARA Code of Ethics
Step Two: Submit Your Information
Step Three: Sign Up for our Newsletter
Step Four: Download our Graphics
Step Five: Download American Rootwork, the Journal of the American Rootwork Association
Step Six: Check out the ARA Forum
Step Seven: Check out the Mini Courses
More Member Benefits
What you can expect as a member of the American Rootwork Association.
Pay yearly or monthly for your convenience.
Receive a digital copy of American Rootwork, the journal of the ARA.
Gain access to the community forum for professional networking and ongoing education.
Gain access to mini topic courses for continuing education.
Pay membership fees either yearly of monthly for your convenience.
Monthly Membership Fee