Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The day was a wonderful introduction to writing a memoir with topics covered thoroughly and interspersed with excellent exercises.
Memoir Writing
Pamela Markham
visual artist
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Very informative and useful for all memoir writers.
Memoir Writing
Chak Koonapareddy
filmmaker
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This was the best course I have ever taken and I have BA, MA, and PhD degrees from Ivy League schools.
Memoir Writing
Cary Bell
school administrator
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Take it, take it, take it. It is lots of fun - you meet people of all ages, all walks of life from all over the world. The course is rich not only because of the excellent instructors but because of the fellow students!
Memoir Writing
Kay Berryman
retired
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This course got me completing up to 75 pages of new work for my book, as well as giving me clearer ideas about what to do with chapters that needed work.
Memoir Writing
Rania Zada
writer
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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 loved this class. For a very reasonable price, I got structure from an experienced professional, as well as support from my peers.
Memoir Writing
Tulasi Payne
writer
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I learned what is needed in a memoir to make it interesting to the reader.
Memoir Writing
Agnes Montgomery
student
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This is my third GWW course, and I love them! The instructors are dynamic and experienced, the assignments and booth are useful and motivating, and the other students provide a great, full-bodied experience.
Memoir Writing
Laurie Stuart
ESL instructor
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This was my first online class, and it will be the only way I'll ever take a class again. It was never boring. There were no classroom distractions and no 45 minute late-night drives. I could get up to make a cup of tea, listen to my favorite CDs, print out the lectures, and read them at my leisure. What could be better?
Memoir Writing
Carol Davidsen
office manager
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I feel I am firmly on the road to my first book, and I wouldn't be on this road without you guys.
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Helen Newman
writer
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The instructor was very unintimidating; she seemed real and down to earth in her interactions with the class.
Memoir Writing
Virginia Tubeck-Drozd
freelance writer
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I learned a ton about memoir.
Memoir Writing
Nancy Jacobs
movie marketing executive
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This course was one of the best things I've done for myself to jumpstart my own work.
Memoir Writing
Adam Ward
student
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I love the online possibility! Sitting here in Santa Fe and having outstanding teachers from New York or other areas is one of the great benefits of this method. I love being able to create my own time structure—I would not do it otherwise. Your Web site functions very well; I am amazed how everything is connected and one thing reacts to the other. Well done!
Memoir Writing
Shanti Bannwart
psychotherapist
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The instructor was a constant source of inspiration, a supportive and perceptive critic. Thanks again for a course that has been very important to me...as a person, as a student, and as a teacher.
Memoir Writing
Harvey-Ann Ross
teacher
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The online class was a great way to fit writing into my busy schedule. The class discussions and teacher feedback were invaluable
Memoir Writing
Joe Mefford
president
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The course really helped me look at memoir writing in a different way and gave me good insight into how to construct my own story in a way that is engaging, readable, and effective.
Memoir Writing
Daniel O'Rourke
psychotherapist
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The best writing class I've ever taken.
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Laura Appelman
realtor
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The organization of the site is great. Easy to move around. Clear. Super!
Memoir Writing
Remko Jansonius
museum curator
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