University of Wisconsin–Madison

Dylan Kaufman-Obstler

TA: History 219, Professor Michels

Advisor: Tony Michels
Office: 4272 Mosse Humanities
Mailbox: 4085 Mosse Humanities
Phone: 608.263.1939
Office Hours: Mondays 3:30-5:30 or by appointment

Dylan Kaufman-Obstler


My focus is on the history of the American Jewish Left during the 20th century. I am interested in Jews in the labor movement, their encounters with Socialism and Communism, and shifts in American Jewish political and cultural institutions after the New Deal and WWII.


  • American Jewish History