Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Fascinating for a newcomer to the world of freelance.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Sue Scaff
professor of humanities
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The course perfectly laid the groundwork for beginning your screenwriting process.
Screenwriting
John DEsposito
foreign rights coordinator
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The course offers sound fundamental instruction for any poet, from the beginner to the poet seeking to refine his or her voice and skills.
Poetry Writing
Renee DeHoll
artist
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An excellent introduction to children's books, even for those well-versed in other styles of writing.
Children’s Book Writing
Rose McAdoo
event coordinator
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I heartily recommend Gotham Writers' Workshop screenwriting workshops. Their reputation for providing expert instruction, small class size, and extensive student-teacher interaction is unbeatable.
Screenwriting
Frank Colin
vice president
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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 instructor was experienced and professional, a true artist in his field.
Playwriting
Gary Johnston
music teacher
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It's awe-inspiring how much we can grow when we're surrounded by other writers and avid readers who lift each other up with encouragement and constructive critism.
Fiction Writing
Isabelle Felix
psychology research assistant
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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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The most practical and useful writing class I've ever taken, and that from someone who never liked school.
Fiction Writing
Andrew Glasser
tax accountant
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Engaging, fun, appropriately demanding, enlightening, well-planned, and a must for anyone interested in writing humor!
Humor Writing
Jacquelyn Arsenuk
crime victims specialist
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I learned everything there is to know concerning TV writing.
TV Writing
Erica Lake
accounting
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This course will boost your writing confidence and give you the tools to be a better writer when writing essays or opinion pieces.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Cheryl Roshak
transition and career coach
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I would 100% recommend this course. About two classes in, I was already raving about it to two of my aspiring writer friends.
TV Writing
Illya Yanchuk
concierge
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The teacher is one of the most nurturing people I've ever met.
Fiction Writing
Jason Mulero
HR Trainer
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The class truly helped me unlock an imaginative part of myself that I didn't know was there, as well as dismantle some fears and reservations about creative writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly Griego
marketing professional
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The instructor was a smart, thoughtful, caring editor; deeply knowledgeable about world literature; a champion for his students; and a beautiful writer himself.
Fiction Writing
David Allyn
CEO, nonprofit
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Great class for anyone serious about completing a novel.
Novel Writing
Katherine Lim
lawyer
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Our instructor was accomplished and masterful in the subject.
Poetry Writing
Sylvia Roeloffs
master gardener/retired office mgr.
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I've never had writing presented this way to me before. My instructor's expertise really showed in her lectures and her extremely helpful critiques. She did an exceptional job at demystifying the writing process. I would recommend Gotham to anyone wanting to pursue writing in any capacity.
Creative Writing 101
Irish Baldwin
full-time mom
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