Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Really, really helpful. It's impacted my career.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Olayinka Ambali
editor
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A great overview of nonfiction writing genres and a chance to try your hand at all of them and see what you might like to delve deeper into.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Celeste Gventer
consultant
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The teacher's advice and suggestions for improvements were spot on and eagerly awaited.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Tina Silverman
artist
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This course enabled me to take a quantum leap in the quality of my nonfiction writing.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Freddi Steele
stained glass artist
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It was a great course. I learned a lot about myself as a writer, and I felt my work tighten up noticeably. I was able to focus on writing and not fear it.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Stacey E Scott
investment banking
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This course expanded my knowledge of all the different types of nonfiction writing, also giving me many useful insider tips.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Lisa Caputo
student
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The course gave me the means to make my writing sharper, better paced, and more persuasive.
Creative Nonfiction 101
David Goldman
psychiatrist
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I enjoyed all seven hours and the class has really got me excited about enrolling in the ten week course. It was a great experience.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Michael Sabatino
student
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I learned how to write with clarity and continuity and with a reader in mind. I learned that writing is a continual learning process, constantly evolving as we develop ideas and master techniques.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Marcy Roberts
customer service manager
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This course permits those of us stuck in the hinterland to get a glimpse of the real world of writing. Short of moving to New York City, the course could not be much better. Forbes was right!
Creative Nonfiction 101
Marvin Wilson
student
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This is probably the most productive, well-organized class I've ever taken. My intimidations quickly vanished and I really learned.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Kimberly Haynes-Peterson
advertising
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The course is perfect for someone with little or no knowledge of the different types of nonfiction. It gives you a concise, basic understanding of each genre and the basics of how to write in that genre.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Shelley Belgard
textbook editor
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The instructor was the first writing instructor I ever had that actually gave constructive criticism. After every one of her comments I felt that I had been given a little gift.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Erin Foster
student
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Thanks for an amazing online class. It was by far the best writing class that I’ve ever taken and right up there among the best classes of any kind I’ve ever taken as well.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Liz Duffy
foundation executive
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The online class experience has literally changed my life. I now see myself as a writer. Thanks to the support and guidance I received from my Gotham instructor and my classmates, I now have the courage and confidence to begin the long process of submitting my work.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Jill Saigusa
homemaker/teacher
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For the first time, the different genres of nonfiction defined themselves in my mind.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Jamieson Haverkampf
freelance writer
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The course has helped me flesh out where I want to go as a fledgling writer.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Angela Billings
health and fitness
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I really prefer the online format. It requires you to to be more thoughtful and articulate about what you are trying to say—especially when reviewing other classmates' work.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Virginia Glenn
marketing consultant
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The instructor took me in new directions with her unexpected candor, high expectations, and thorough preparations.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Kathleen Watt
graphic arts
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This course and the instructor gave me the push and the skills that I needed to work toward completing my first book.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Dorothy Sims
public relations director
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