Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This class has been one of the highlights of my life.
Fiction Writing
Sheryl Jones
student
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Gotham took me from thinking about writing a children's book to actually writing one.
Children’s Book Writing
Kimberly Huaranga
vice principal for athletics
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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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Gotham online courses provide surprisingly good opportunities for group interaction despite the absence of face-to-face contact.
Poetry Writing
Joan Countryman
retired teacher
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The course places you in the world of screenwriting for a period of 10 weeks and is the perfect platform to share ideas, meet new people, and receive valuable feedback.
Screenwriting
Joseph Canaday
academic director
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Super practical, a fantastic introduction, and very very useful. Plus, fun!
TV Writing
Lindsey Lewis
life coach
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A wonderful place to improve your writing skills.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Sarah Amireh
student
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It opens your eyes to how to write great characters. And, oddly, it opens your eyes to the people around you.
Character Development
Polly Evelegh
advertising strategist
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This class pushes you to just sit down and write, which is what you need during the first-draft stage.
Novel Writing
Mary Madigan
writer
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Incredibly insightful if you are interested in learning what the reality of TV writing looks like.
TV Writing
Scott San Emeterio
investment banking
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A great way to begin to put together the memoir you always wanted to write.
Memoir Writing
Stephen Conn
cartoonist/writer
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I learned more in this course than I could possibly write here. The instructor was amazing online. The best I've ever had and I have taken 7 online courses at various places. My understanding of the issues related to writing a novel is light years ahead of where it was prior to the class.
Novel Writing
Barbara Seith
managing director
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If you want to write and receive interesting new approaches to writing, go! I learned more in the first two weeks than I did in all of college, and that cost $8,000 a semester!
Fiction Writing
Gwendolyn Armitage
student
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It helps you distinguish between the various types of nonfiction writing to determine where you are on the spectrum and what to study next.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Brian Shannon
consultant
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This course will open your eyes to the difficulty of writing good poetry, which is the first step to actually writing good poetry.
Poetry Writing
Robert Hahn
attorney
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I've gone so often to the threshhold and yet never stepped over. This teacher enabled me to take that 'giant leap,' for which I'm very grateful.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Joan Pyke
finance
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Our instructor was one of the most patient, thorough, and articulate teachers I've ever had.
Fiction Writing
Robert McGuill
writer
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This course was a huge help in driving my confidence as a writer.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Maria Vitale
public relations coordinator
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Nothing about the course felt intimidating, yet the instructor and subjects/assignments were sophisticated and enormously fun.
Creative Writing 101
Susan D'Addario
sleep wellness coach
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The instructor pushed us to do more than we believed we could and gave us the benefit of both the breadth and the depth of her knowledge.
Fiction Writing
Anne Woods
attorney
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