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.


Lifelong Learning and Adult Education Courses, 2017 


Diversity and Controversy in Jewish Identity

Thursday mornings, 10:00 am-11:30 am
11 Weeks:
Mar. 2, 9, 16, 23, 30; 26; April 6, April 27; May 4, 11. Registration open
Meets at Temple Beth Am, 5950 North Kendall Dr., Pinecrest
Online Registration at  Florence Melton Adult Mini-School/CAJE


Wednesday afternoons, 1:00 pm-2:45 pm
6 Weeks:
Mar. 8, 15, 22; 29; Apr. 5, 12.
Registration open.

 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

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

Sunday mornings:  Feb. 12; Mar. 19; April 23

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, Sunday, Feb. 26, 2017

"The Jewish Calendar"

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/

Bet Shira Congregation Lunch and Learn, May 10, 2017

11:30 am-1pm. 7500 SW 120th Street, Pinecrest.

For information and reservations, call 305-238-2601