I'm Gili Hammer, a cultural anthropologist working in the fields of disability studies, gender studies, anthropology of the body, sensory studies, and performance studies.book_cover I grew up in a Moshav (cooperative village) in the north of Israel, and spent most of my adult life in Jerusalem,where I live with my family. As an associate professor in the Department of Sociology and Anthropology and the Program in Cultural Studies at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem, I teach courses on sociology of disability, anthropology of the senses, and ethnographic research methods.