Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology

Editorial Staff and Subscriptions

Editor: Thomas Emerson
Illinois State Archaeological Survey 
23 E. Stadium Drive
209 Nuclear Physics Lab 
Champaign, IL 61820 


If you have questions about the production process, need assistance submitting your article via the online submission system, or have technical questions about using the online review system, please contact:

Sarah Boyer
MCJA Editorial Assistant
Illinois State Archaeological Survey
23 E. Stadium Drive
203 Nuclear Physics Lab
Champaign, IL 61820

Founding Editor: David S. Brose

Inaugural MAC Editor:  William Green

Articles, notes, and comments should be submitted to the Editor.

Subscription to the Midcontinental Journal of Archaeology is through membership in the Midwest Archaeological Conference, Inc.

See our sign up page for a printable membership form and more information on the benefits membership in the Midwest Archaeological Conference has to offer.


If you have questions about your subscription to MCJA through your membership in MAC, please direct all journal inquiries, orders, and claims to:

MAC, Inc.
c/o Anne Lee
Commonwealth Heritage Group
4608 Indianola Avenue, Suite C
Columbus, Ohio 43214

See contact information for all current MAC Board members



MCJA is currently undergoing a transition to the University of Illinois Press as our new journal publisher beginning 1 January 2021.  While portions of the new system are in place and operational others are still waiting on the transfer of data from our last publisher, Taylor and Francis.  We appreciate your patience during this transition.  If you have questions or need assistance please feel free to contact the editorial staff at mcjaeditor@gmail.com.


Institutions: Please subscribe directly to MCJA through the University of Illinois Press

Notice to Authors

- General MCJA information can be found here: https://ojs-mcja.press.uillinois.edu/index.php/mcja/index.

- To submit an article for the MCJA, please use our online submission system here: https://ojs-mcja.press.uillinois.edu/index.php/mcja/about/submissions.

- Once articles are finalized but have not yet been included in a printed volume, they can be viewed here: Under Construction.