Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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A great course for beginners that can take you from 0-60 in your knowledge of TV writing.
TV Writing
Justin Peele
copywriter
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This course made me believe that I had a story to tell and that I could craft one that would resonate.
Memoir Writing
William Dameron
director of it
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You meet so many amazing people from different backgrounds and writing styles, so in addition to learning from the teacher, you learn from your peers.
Creative Writing 101
Meghan Imiola
student
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This course was exactly what I needed. Now I feel so inspired and motivated to keep writing, hopefully to the point where I'll eventually complete my first book. The instructor's down-to-earth, informative, and very encouraging style of teaching made all the difference. Was well worth it. Can't wait to do it again!
Fiction Writing
Franca DiMaso
sales coordinator
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Eye-opening and worthwhile if you ever plan to try to get published.
How To Get Published
John Nevola
retired
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Script Analysis was amazing! I learned amazing tidbits of plot from blockbusters and twists in dialogue from indies. The scope of the class only increased my passion for writing in the dramatic arts.
Script Analysis
Jennifer Kaczmarek
playwright
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The course helps you immerse yourself in the cogs and gears of what makes for great SF.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Ashley Jacobs
physician
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In this course, you get an MFA quality instructor and a very talented peer cohort.
Fiction Writing
Greg Rizzolo
psychotherapist
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Very positive introduction to the basics of mystery novel writing.
Mystery Writing
Noreen Connell
retired
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A different way to learn about how to better write your own way.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Sheela Sharma
student
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The most fun I've ever had in a writing class, and I've taken many.
Humor Writing
Lorrie Gault
administrative assistant
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I have always enjoyed writing, but I never had any focus. Now I feel like I am starting to find some direction.
Fiction Writing
Arnold Rothenberg
police officer
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The best thing about the Creative Writing 101 course was that it provided basic information without being to simple. It truly helped me build a foundation for my writing practices.
Creative Writing 101
Rebecca Bichard
training manager
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A must if you're thinking of writing your own pilot.
TV Writing
Roxy McCarroll
site director
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I wrote some of my all time best poems in this class.
Poetry Writing
Greg Oaks
professor of English
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An informative class that gives you real-life examples of how to go out and sell an article. A good place to learn the framework of article-writing. By the end of this class, I had a professional pitch and the beginnings of an article that was timely, relevant, and sellable!
Article Writing
J. L. Stermer
literary agent
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A great overview of the basics of playwriting. but the key was the instructor's feedback, which was supportive yet deeply insightful and constructive.
Playwriting
Heather Antonissen
communicationsspecialist
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The course was one of the most memorable journeys that I have taken.
Travel Writing
Rebecca Eder
developmental psychologist
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I have recommended Gotham to all my friends (and one cousin) who are interested in writing.
Memoir Writing
Brenda Coven
librarian
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