Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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My writing has improved more than 100%, and I can hardly wait to take another course.
Memoir Writing
Diane Calvert
visual artist
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This class was a wonderful mix of lecture, assignments, exchanges, and critiques. I've learned so much. My technique has improved, and I will continue to refer to the lectures as I write my memoir.
Memoir Writing
Deborah Lehman
freelance journalist
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A great overview and a chance to try your hand at a variety of essay styles.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Nonna Noto
retired economist
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Learning from an accomplished writer and editor provides a behind-the-scenes look at the world of media.
Article Writing
Sarah Ellen Rindsberg
writer
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This course taught me how to structure my inspired rambling into a coherent, potent piece of writing. I got a lot of information and great inspiration to continue some past projects and begin new ones.
Fiction Writing
Mark Hayes
actor/dancer
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I didn't realize that an online course could be so effective. I developed genuine connections with my classmates and my teacher and learned a tremendous amount.
Fiction Writing
Joseph Moldover
clinical psychologist
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The instructor and my classmates made the experience one I will not forget.
Creative Writing 101
Debra Evans
arts education consultant
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The comments and compliments my instructor gave not only boosted my confidence as a writer, but as trivial as it may seem, also simply made me smile. I just loved this class.
Creative Writing 101
Kimberly Maloney
college student
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The online format is very accommodating for those of us who struggle to 'find the time'. You will find yourself getting addicted to the course, anticipating the next assignment and critique every week.
Fiction Writing
Lisa Jones
director of controlling
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My writing skills have improved dramatically; I’ve learned to THINK about and SEE screenwriting in a whole new light.
Screenwriting
Anne Lower
fundraiser/producer
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A must for a serious screenwriter
Screenwriting
Curtis Easley
teacher
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Great intro course to article writing. I can honestly say that I now look at an article in a newspaper or magazine in a completely different light!
Article Writing
Rupina Meer
freelance corporate writer
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The teacher offered great critical feedback on my short story. He understood what I was trying to achieve and challenged me to develop it in ways that made it a much stronger piece.
Fiction Writing
Greg Rizzolo
psychotherapist
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A great and exciting introduction to the art and craft of poetry.
Poetry Writing
Kate Sparks
farmer
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This course is really a great way to exercise your writing in a no-pressure environment. You can post your stories whenever, check back in for the instructor's feedback whenever, you can even skip a week if you prefer.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Bethany Sneathen
student
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Great information about writing, wonderful thought-provoking exercises, and no pressure to produce a great work.
Creative Writing 101
Lisa Marie Smith
psychiatrist
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At the end of class, I left with a head chock-full of ideas that I couldn't wait to use once I got home!
Memoir Writing
Dawn Campbell
teacher
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I have grown more in these 10 weeks with Gotham than in an entire year on my own.
Fiction Writing
Will Pharis
theater teacher
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This course is like a journey into a forgotten world that you used to know.
Memoir Writing
Junis Sultan
student
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I am writing more now than I have in years and I look forward to taking another class soon.
Memoir Writing
Lisa Goris
production manager
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