Dr. Marsha B. Cohen is an independent scholar, news analyst, and writer in Miami, FL, specializing in the role of religion in politics and world affairs. 


A Lecturer in International Relations at Florida International University for over a decade, she currently teaches lifelong learning and adult education courses.  Her articles are published regularly on Inter Press Service's Lobe Log and other online venues.




I cannot teach anybody anything.

I can only make them think.

                                                                                                                       --Socrates


Lifelong Learning and Adult Education Courses

Fall-Winter 20
17-18 


Six Journeys in Search of America
Wednesday mornings, 10:00 am-11:45 am
6 Weeks:
Sept. 6, 13,
20, 27; Oct. 4, 11

 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami Founders' Hall

1550 Brescia (corner of Red Road one block north of Ponce de Leon),  Coral Gables



A History of Heresy: Diversity and Dissent in World Religions

Wednesday mornings, 10:00 am-11:45 am
6 Weeks:

Nov. 1, 8, 15, 29; Dec. 6, 13.

 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami Founders' Hall

1550 Brescia (corner of Red Road one block north of Ponce de Leon),  Coral Gables



Prophets and Politics: Texts and their Contexts
Thursday mornings, 10:00 am-11:30 am
11 Weeks:
Nov. 2, 9, 16, 30; Dec. 7, 14, 21; Jan. 11, 18, 21; Feb. 1
Meets at Temple Beth Am, 5950 North Kendall Dr., Pinecrest
Online Registration at  Florence Melton Adult Mini-School/CAJE


Russia! Then and Now

Jan. 17, 24, 31;  Feb. 7, 14, 21

 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami Founders' Hall

1550 Brescia (corner of Red Road one block north of Ponce de Leon),  Coral Gables


From Ancient Persia to Modern Iran

Mar. 7, 14, 21, 28;  Apr. 4; 11

 Osher Lifelong Learning Institute at the University of Miami Founders' Hall

1550 Brescia (corner of Red Road one block north of Ponce de Leon),  Coral Gables


Upcoming Lectures and Presentations


Temple Beth Am Library's Weekly Sunday Salon 2017-18

"Jews News": Topical talks on current events and politics

Sunday mornings: Oct. 8; Dec. 3; Jan.28; Feb. 25; April 8

Temple Beth Am Library Adult Reading Room, 5950 North Kendall Dr., Pinecrest, FL.

Free and open to the public, including bagels, cream cheese and coffee.


Limmud Miami

TBA

FIU Kovens Conference Center, 3000 NE 151st Street, North Miami, FL 33181
Find out more about Limmud Miami and buy tickets online at http://www.limmudmiami.org/
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