Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Through the course, I have become more aware as a reader. I can still enjoy a good story, yet my attention is now more focused on exactly what is making something work.
Reading Fiction
Blair Kraft
mis administrator
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I would label this course "essential" for those wishing to avoid spending years wandering down blind literary alleyways.
Fiction Writing
Rebecca Reader
english language teacher
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A place to go to learn from other kindred spirits.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Karen Z. Waltensperger
international health advisor
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An excellent way to explore and polish your writing skill in the speculative fiction genre.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Stephen Zukowski
police dispatcher
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This is a terrific opportunity to get in there and write in a supportive, engaging, constructive environment.
Memoir Writing
Margaret Morth
freelance copy editor
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This course focuses on being professional while still letting personality show in business writing.
Business Writing
Theresa Peek
director, training & development
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If you ever want to write a screenplay, then Gotham is the place to start.
Screenwriting
Juanita Paet-DeSilva
copyright administrator
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This course lifted me up, introduced me to some incredibly talented people, and gave me a forum to do what I love. It was an inspiration.
Fiction Writing
Joanna Pellecchia
financial industry
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A great opportunity to learn memoir writing, using many examples from famous memoirs, supported by the detailed structure and focus needed to convey a compelling life story.
Memoir Writing
Lizzie Belden
project manager
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Quite simply, this has been a life-changing, life-enriching experience. No kidding. This is the best gift I've given myself in years.
Fiction Writing
Brenda Nesbitt
creative director
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For anyone who wants to write or just want to learn more about writing, this is a wonderful way to step into it without feeling overwhelmed.
Creative Writing 101
Bruce Lomas
episcopal priest
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The instructor was very personable and gave intellectually stimulating lectures. He is one of the most exceptionally talented instructors I have ever encountered and that includes my college experience.
Fiction Writing
Gaye McKenney
retailer
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The course breaks down the anatomy of what makes a good story. By the end of the class you have the basic framework for developing a full bodied article.
Article Writing
Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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The class is a nurturing environment and a wonderful place to practice and hone the craft of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Tim Kenyon
college instructor
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An absolute necessity if you wish to become a children's books author.
Children’s Book Writing
Dino Bianchinotti
educator
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Fun, collegial, and life-changing. Take this course, you'll be glad you did!
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Joyce Artinian
educator
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A liberating and positive introduction to creative writing.
Creative Writing 101
Nadia Wassef
bookseller
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This is the best course I have ever taken, and since I have a master's degree, I have taken hundreds of courses.
Fiction Writing
Heather Stone
VP of marketing and sales
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A course designed to teach you the basics of writing for television, from conception to format. It challenges you to think critically, write in different manners each week, and create a script.
TV Writing
Katie Reinhard
NBC Universal Page
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Surprisingly interesting. It reminded me that I don't have to lose my personality just because it's business related.
Business Writing
Selena Garcia
executive assistant to CEO
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