Dylan Gottlieb

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Kimberly Phillips-Fein
New York Univ., Gallatin School of Individualized Study


Dylan Gottlieb is a Ph.D. candidate in history at Princeton University, where he studies cities and capitalism in the twentieth-century United States. His dissertation, “Yuppies: Young Urban Professionals and the Making of Postindustrial New York” explores the effects of financialization on work, leisure, neighborhoods, and politics. Dylan graduated from Vassar College in 2008. In 2013, he received an M.A. from Temple University, and in 2015, he received an M.A. from Princeton University. His work has been published in the Journal of American History, Journal of Urban History, Gastronomica: The Journal of Critical Food Studies, The Washington Post, Utne Reader, and Public Seminar.

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