Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This course was more than a writing class--it was a writing circle--a place where writers who care deeply about their craft come together to practice and refine it.
Article Writing
Bonnie Walker
attorney
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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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Our instructor really cared about us achieving high quality articles and encouraged us to pitch them to publications.
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Adriana Herdan
freelance writer
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It's like working with a helpful editor for 10 weeks fixing all your mistakes and helping you craft your writing. For a freelance writer that is worth its weight in gold.
Article Writing
Traci Browne
freelance writer
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This course inspired me to leave my job in Advertising at the WSJ, to pursue writing full time. I think that should be a sufficient enough testimonial for anyone. considering taking the class.
Article Writing
Victoria Monsul
freelance writer
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I learned a lot about article writing and freelance journalism.
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Bessie Taliaferro
fundraiser
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If you're the least bit interested in writing articles, take this course.
Article Writing
Del-Mia Strickland
manicurist
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Gotham Writers is a powerhouse, full of courses that quickly jumpstart a writer's career.
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Rose Domingo
writer
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A very thorough course on how to write great feature articles, covering not just the writing and content, but how to approach an editor as well.
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Traci Browne
freelance writer
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An invaluable resource to any writer, professional or enthusiast, looking to hone their craft and meet like-minded individuals in the process.
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Tim McKirdy
freelance writer
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Fun, thought-provoking course that makes you believe you too can write features.
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Megan Jamer
geoscientist
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Everything you need to know to get started as a feature journalist is covered in this course, including a lot of technical information that you might not realize you need to know.
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Ashley Willhite
freelance writer
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The instructor sparked my creativity and helped me focus on what my work as a writer should be. His advice guides much of what I write.
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Nicholas Troilo
newspaper columnist
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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!
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J. L. Stermer
literary agent
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I feel like I can now confidently send a query to a major publication, and have a strong chance of getting a positive response.
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Kathleen Barlow
internet marketing manager
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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.
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Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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I felt as though we had a real mentor who genuinely cared about making our writing better and seeing us get it out into the world.
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Erica Jackey
account manager
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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.
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Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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By the end of it, you'll know how to write an article.
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Duncan Anderson
journalism student
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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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