Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Memoir Writing was there for me at the right time during my creative journey. I was floating a bit, not sure of the structure and process, and this class equipped me with the right tools and provided a sense of direction.
Memoir Writing
Christie Munson
grant writer
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This course is about taking the interesting events in your life and crafting them into literary works, about molding the real things that happened to you to fit the same literary rules you would for a novel.
Memoir Writing
Tess Hall
graduate student
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I feel like I've made my story so much better in just a few short months. Thank you!
Children’s Book Writing
Colleen Craig
marketing research director
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A course with great content and a great instructor, that makes us love writing even more than we already do.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Maria Francisca Alegra Baptista
student
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A great way to begin to put together the memoir you always wanted to write.
Memoir Writing
Stephen Conn
cartoonist/writer
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I learned more in this course than I could possibly write here. The instructor was amazing online. The best I've ever had and I have taken 7 online courses at various places. My understanding of the issues related to writing a novel is light years ahead of where it was prior to the class.
Novel Writing
Barbara Seith
managing director
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I didn't realize that an online course could be so effective. I developed genuine connections with my classmates and my teacher and learned a tremendous amount.
Fiction Writing
Joseph Moldover
clinical psychologist
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Like boot camp for the brain. The reward: I can see my writing has improved and my confidence in writing, as well.
Writing Scripts 101
Kat Kennedy
retired
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This is, by far, the most exciting course I have ever taken!
Fiction Writing
Lucie Tanguay
marketing consultant
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An informative class that gives you real-life examples of how to go out and sell an article. A good place to learn the framework of article-writing. By the end of this class, I had a professional pitch and the beginnings of an article that was timely, relevant, and sellable!
Article Writing
J. L. Stermer
literary agent
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Great opportunity to experiment with different forms of writing.
Writing Scripts 101
Chip Parham
advertising sales
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It helps you get into the psyche of the modern-day kid and tells you everything you need to include in your writing to impress the current generation.
Children’s Book Writing
Barkha Sheth
homemaker
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This course has changed my perspective on fiction.
Fiction Writing
Lauren Korrol
physician
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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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This is by far the best writing course that I have ever taken.
Memoir Writing
Linda Gask
doctor
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Because of this course,I was able to design, create, and launch my own blog in four weeks, and it's something I feel pretty proud of.
Blog Basics
Patricia Wilk
retired writing teacher
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This was the best writing course I have taken to date and helped me immensely in motivating me to start writing again.
Fiction Writing
Sally Montas
payroll manager and blogger
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A great way to get a jump on an idea for a screenplay while learning the fundamentals for what makes a script shine.
Screenwriting
Adam Freed
attorney
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Enough pieces of information per week to build a comedy writing arsenal.
Humor Writing
Christie Scanlan
graphic designer
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I loved taking the online class! Having taken Gotham classes both online and in person, I can honestly say I didn't miss the personal experience at all. In fact, the interaction among the students may have been more extensive because everyone had time to ruminate about their critiques and to say what they might not be willing to say in person.
Playwriting
Wendy Ouellette
stage manager
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