Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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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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If you want an insider's view on the publishing jungle, take this class!
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Jacquline Hopson
nuclear chemist
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The agent/publishing world is like Mars to me. My approach to the people in those fields will be considerably different now than it would have been without this information.
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John Swain
teacher/actor
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A must for anyone seeking to publish a book! I really don't know how I would have managed without it.
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Rana Hanna
freelance writer
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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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It's invaluable to get feedback from someone who is actually in the industry.
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Kathryn Paterson
freelance writer/editor
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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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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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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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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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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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The instructor created a sense of possibility in a business rife with rejections.
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Joaquin Terceno
attorney
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I liked the perspective and insight the instructor brought as an agent, and I thought that she was incredibly receptive about questions.
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Melissa Chai
lawyer
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The instructor brought his years of experience to us, and writers seldom get that without already having an agent.
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Deirdre Sinnott
writer & literary critic
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Excellent intro to the publishing business with an awesome chance for personal feedback on a query.
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Christina Perry
registered nurse
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I left this course better equipped to pursue my publishing goals.
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Maureen Dolbeare
author/writer
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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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Franklin Hunting
retired
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Eye-opening and worthwhile if you ever plan to try to get published.
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John Nevola
retired
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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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