Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Creative Writing 101 was one of the highlights of my week. The three hours flew by and it was a wonderful way to dip back into the pool of writing in a comfortable and fun atmosphere.
Creative Writing 101
Kathleen Admirand-Dimmler
social work assistant director
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This course focuses on real-to-life scenarios and exercises to help you find clear language for the needs of you and your business.
Business Writing
Marissa Robles
marketing/communications
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This was the best online course that I had found, after researching consumer reports, etc. Loved it so much, I immediately signed up for the next online class that fit my needs.
Creative Writing 101
Kathy Conrad
retired VP of RE lending
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This is an extremely important foundational course to put you on the right track.
Fiction Writing
Mirette Bahgat
humanitarian worker
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Gotham Writers' Workshop has proved a priceless resource for our members, and writers around the world. Their skilled instruction, convenient class schedules, and student-faculty exchange are without equal.
Screenwriting
John Johnson
executive director
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The teaching is some of the very best I have ever experienced. Far superior to much of what was given to me in graduate school or seminary. The teacher is gifted, gracious, patient, perceptive, and makes the craft accessible and doable.
Fiction Writing
Thomas Farrington
writer
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I realized through all the lectures and advice that I can pretty much write anything I want and, honestly, I believe this course has made me want to write even more.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Alice Bellan
student
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The Gotham Fiction II class provides a precise distillation of the mechanics of craft, drilling down into concepts taught in Fiction I.
Fiction Writing
Gina Kim
writer
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In ten weeks, you'll go from zero to having everything you need to know to write a well structured three-act movie.
Screenwriting
Ed Hicks
VFX artist
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It's a fun course. Perfect for beginners and anyone who wants to explore and get their feet wet in the blogging world.
Blog Basics
Stevi Gomez
office administrator
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You are introduced to the basic tenents of fiction writing, but are allowed to attack them one at a time so that you aren't overwhelmed and can just let your ideas flow.
Fiction Writing
Jennifer Feuerbach
freelance writer
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Gotham has found the perfect balance of freedom, knowledge, insight, and support.
Fiction Writing
Mariana Frias Vega
audio engineer
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A fun and intriguing introductory course to children's writing that forces you to realize the amount of creativity and hard work that was poured into some of your favorite childhood stories.
Children’s Book Writing
Kera Morgan
public relations executive
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Learn how to write a script in 10 weeks and also how to market yourself and your script for the industry.
TV Writing
Dan Noble
manager
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This is an incredibly motivating class that focuses both on the tactics of getting a novel onto paper and the process of keeping those ideas flowing.
Novel Writing
John Adams
communications manager
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The instructor was very personable and gave intellectually stimulating lectures. He is one of the most exceptionally talented instructors I have ever encountered and that includes my college experience.
Fiction Writing
Gaye McKenney
retailer
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A great thing to do if you are serious about improving your writing or if you just want to know how to get started.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Lithia Helmreich
student
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I've taken writing courses in college, adult education classes and a couple of writing workshops. Fiction Writing I at Gotham has been by far the most rewarding.
Fiction Writing
John Daley
cable television advertising
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A fantastic way to start writing! I wrote 20 pages of a memoir that I've been thinking about writing for some time. The feedback from the instructor and peers convinced me that I have a story worth telling, and I took away excellent ideas to improve my writing.
Memoir Writing
Kristine McCarthy
English teacher
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Practical solutions and practical assignments.
Business Writing
Chris Nagle
business process analyst
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