Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The amount of information I received about the publishing business is staggering. If I fail in my attempt to publish a book or magazine articles, it won't be for lack of knowledge of how to go about it.
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Dominique Caillat
playwright
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I learned the ins and outs of the publisher's/agent's pysche, what they're looking for, and how to present material to them.
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John Andrulis
journalist
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This course made me feel as though the door were finally cracked open for me to the literary and publishing world.
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Nicole Matta
writer
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A must if you want stop guessing what's wrong with your query and start working on improving it.
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Logan Williams
writer
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Valuable crash course in the nuts and bolts of getting your book published.
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Pearl Chen
communications instructor
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What I enjoyed most about this course was the direct on-point query letter critique from the instructor, not once but twice.
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Genevieve Doyle
medical editor
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So many of the nuances and difficulties of weaving through the publishing world were explained in a straightforward manner. This course is a must.
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Robert Glider
attorney
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We learned the ins and outs of publishing that you just can't get from a book. I've just started submitting material and realize how little I knew about the process, especially those all-important query letters. Now I know so much more.
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Jean Medeiros
paralegal
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This class, taught by a literary agent, is a tremendous opportunity to ask questions of a publishing industry insider.
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Alan Schleimer
student
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If you need to develop a query, this is the course to take.
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Cynthia Sabelhaus
security manager
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The class provides all the information and support to more than help you learn what you need to know and get you on the path to publishing.
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Denise Flannery
strategic consultant
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A great way to learn how to write a query letter that can improve your chances of getting appropriate representation.
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Aisha Devera
psychologist
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This course was a superb resource for concise how-to knowledge with a practical punch. I especially enjoyed how the class material is spiced with personal tips and insider perspectives.
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Erin Brown Conroy
univ. prof./writer/speaker/mom of 13
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One of the hardest things with sending queries out is the lack of feedback, so it was wonderful to have a professional point out what worked and what didn't.
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Robin Fitch
cataloger
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The best part was the personalized attention to my query letter. The letter and the process has perplexed me for quite some time and now I feel more confident in what I'm doing and what to expect.
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Kristi James
fundraiser
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I was surprised at how everything worked exactly as it was supposed to. Too often there are frustrating gliches in technology-oriented things—none with Gotham Writers' Workshop!
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Renee Domogauer
ESOL teacher
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A thorough and informative course that guides you through the process of trying to get published.
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Geoffrey Barter
English teacher
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I liked the instructor's ability to speak from the agent's perspective and to teach us what the business of publishing is all about. Invaluable!
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Margaret Nitka
business owner/freelance writer
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The instructor created a sense of possibility in a business rife with rejections.
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Joaquin Terceno
attorney
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This course gives writers reasonable and practical steps to move towards publishing their book.
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Glenys Loewen-Thomas
writing instructor/editor
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