Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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A great introduction to reading, writing and understanding poetry!
Poetry Writing
Genevieve Heritier
retired teacher
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Life-changing.
Poetry Writing
Loren DeVito
medical writer
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Our instructor found immensely interesting and varied poems to stretch our minds and help develop our own poetry muscles.
Poetry Writing
violet samir
social work organization director
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This instructor is the best I have ever had, including all of my professors in both undergraduate and medical school.
Poetry Writing
Gigi Gabrielle
psychiatrist and painter
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A great and intense introduction to poetic techniques.
Poetry Writing
Vikram Masson
lawyer
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This course will open your eyes to the difficulty of writing good poetry, which is the first step to actually writing good poetry.
Poetry Writing
Robert Hahn
attorney
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Dynamic. Productive. Encouraging.
Poetry Writing
Sakshi Kumar
poetry reader at Bodega Magazine
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Unleashed my ability and interest in poetry!
Poetry Writing
Clare Perry
teacher
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I just elevated my craft in poetry to a new level.
Poetry Writing
Leah Odze Epstein
homemaker
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If you want to learn how to write better, if you want to gain insight into the poetry scene and where your writing might fit in, this course is a fantastic place to start.
Poetry Writing
Tom Davidson
venue manager
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Great introduction to a variety of types of poems and approaches to writing.
Poetry Writing
Ellen Jardine
public school teacher
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It was an extremely rewarding experience—well organized, managed, and executed. I would like to take some other courses organized along the same lines. There were no negatives worth mentioning. I will recommend it highly to others. A superb class!
Poetry Writing
R. Stephen Rasin
corporate president and venture capitalist
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A great and exciting introduction to the art and craft of poetry.
Poetry Writing
Kate Sparks
farmer
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A great introduction to writing serious poetry, offering a wide and creative perspective on how to think about crafting a poem.
Poetry Writing
Michelle Aranda
graphic communications
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The instructor made me feel so good about reaching beyond my comfort level.
Poetry Writing
Donna Feltz
medical practice administrator
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The instructor's knowledge of the subject seemed to be endless.
Poetry Writing
Will Upjohn
speech-language pathologist
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Our instructor was accomplished and masterful in the subject.
Poetry Writing
Sylvia Roeloffs
master gardener/retired office mgr.
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This isn't a course; it's an immersive experience and you will walk away with better poems and new friends.
Poetry Writing
Fiona Picard
experience designer
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Enjoyable, inspirational and a great way to "unlock" the poetry within!
Poetry Writing
Debbie Hall
psychologist
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Before taking Poetry Writing I, I didn't know a sonnet from a saguaro cactus. Now, I see poetry all around me.
Poetry Writing
Freddi Steele
stained glass artist & writer
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