Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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A wonderful introduction into the art of poetry.
Poetry Writing
Elizabeth Adams
visual artist
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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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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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Life-changing.
Poetry Writing
Loren DeVito
medical writer
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A great and intense introduction to poetic techniques.
Poetry Writing
Vikram Masson
lawyer
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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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Great introduction to a variety of types of poems and approaches to writing.
Poetry Writing
Ellen Jardine
public school teacher
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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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Gotham Writers Workshop rocks. It's a great way to learn craft and connect with others who are committed to improving their writing.
Poetry Writing
Patrick Bower
executive
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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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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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This is the fullest, most challenging introductory course I've ever taken. The instructor seems to know everything there is to know about poets, and he shares this information with the class in the most creative ways.
Poetry Writing
Barbara Janes
public relations
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I now have a much greater sense of how and why my poems need revision and considerable motivation to get down to it.
Poetry Writing
Sheilah Solomon
retired senior director
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I'm 63, and with teachers of this caliber I could look forward to a lifetime of learning wherever I reside.
Poetry Writing
Marc Kouffman
student
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Beginning to understand different forms and structures of poetry really opened up my horizons and made me think in different directions
Poetry Writing
Jessica Jones
photographer
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I did not have a lot of background in poetry—and I got some great exposure to different styles/forms and fine examples of each.
Poetry Writing
Kalyani Robbins
prosecutor
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I had a fairly good grounding in the mechanics of poetry before this course, but I've read and written more poetry during this class than I had in 62 years before!
Poetry Writing
Dianne Meagher
retired teacher
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This instructor is undoubtedly the most exciting and knowledgeable teacher I've ever had.
Poetry Writing
Beverly A. Jackson
publisher/editor
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I am very impressed with the professionalism of the course and that of the instructor.... Gotham provides all the expertise to make online writing classes work efficiently even for me, a relatively new student of the computer world.
Poetry Writing
Elizabeth Walton
interior designer
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