Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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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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The instructor was a professional poet and a skilled teacher whose enthusiasm and experience made us each believe that we, too, have that of the poet in us.
Poetry Writing
Laura Jackson
organic farm educator
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Enjoyable, inspirational and a great way to "unlock" the poetry within!
Poetry Writing
Debbie Hall
psychologist
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i didn't feel intimidated, having never written poetry before.
Poetry Writing
Marie Moss
stylist
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Gotham online courses provide surprisingly good opportunities for group interaction despite the absence of face-to-face contact.
Poetry Writing
Joan Countryman
retired teacher
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I wrote some of my all time best poems in this class.
Poetry Writing
Greg Oaks
professor of English
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If you've ever wondered whether you've got a poet hiding inside you, this course most surely will bring this voice forth.
Poetry Writing
Benjamin Field
business development manager
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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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Our instructor was accomplished and masterful in the subject.
Poetry Writing
Sylvia Roeloffs
master gardener/retired office mgr.
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The course offers sound fundamental instruction for any poet, from the beginner to the poet seeking to refine his or her voice and skills.
Poetry Writing
Renee DeHoll
artist
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Life-changing.
Poetry Writing
Loren DeVito
medical writer
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It opens your eyes to how different people will view your work.
Poetry Writing
Alden Masonis
strategic consultant pharma
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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 terrific immersion into how to read poetry well, including and especially your own.
Poetry Writing
David Klopfenstein
technical project manager
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This class was the most exciting part of my week!
Poetry Writing
Ana Pugatch
English teacher
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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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A great introduction to reading, writing and understanding poetry!
Poetry Writing
Genevieve Heritier
retired teacher
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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 wonderful introduction into the art of poetry.
Poetry Writing
Elizabeth Adams
visual artist
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