Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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The agent/publishing world is like Mars to me. My approach to the people in those fields will be considerably different now than it would have been without this information.
How To Get Published
John Swain
teacher/actor
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The class truly helped me unlock an imaginative part of myself that I didn't know was there, as well as dismantle some fears and reservations about creative writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly Griego
marketing professional
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A very good intro to creative nonfiction with helpful prompts and exercises that will get you thinking about your writing in a new way.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Laura McCabe
legal assistant
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I had no knowledge of this subject before taking this class...I now know how to format a scipt correctly and what is needed to produce an effective TV script.
TV Writing
AnneMarie Jones
trademark administrator
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An awesome stepping stone to building a story of any kind.
Character Development
Jacob Sokol
delivery driver
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A fun introduction to the elements that come together to make a successful screenplay.
Screenwriting
Sarah Parvis
book editor
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A great opportunity to explore your own voice and learn from a diverse group of people.
Fiction Writing
Laura Reid
interior designer
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If you want to pursue your dream of being a science-fiction writer, this course will open your imagination.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Pamela Henderson
teacher
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This course is well paced, relevant to today's theatre and a wonderful creative spark for any project that you might have in the can or have just been thinking about.
Playwriting
Brad Jones
association director
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By the last two classes you actually stand in front with a mic and the lights shining at you just like a club. You can do a routine in a real club with your other classmates (but only if you want to) and in my class everyone did it and enjoyed it.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Larry DeCato
student
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This course is invaluable. It really makes you sit down every day and write something, even if it's a phrase.
Fiction Writing
Paul Perroni
comedian
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A whirlwind of a course, covering many different aspects of creative writing.
Creative Writing 101
Dinsdale Raddatz
bookkeeper
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It opens your eyes to how to write great characters. And, oddly, it opens your eyes to the people around you.
Character Development
Polly Evelegh
advertising strategist
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I've never encountered such a giving instructor who can give 150% all the time. She went the extra mile, and I do mean mile, to give us a clear understanding of the genre.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Nancy Fields
finance
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This was one of the most enjoyable and expertly directed classes I have ever taken. I look forward to being in one of this instructor's classes again.
Novel Writing
Sebastian Mondrone
teacher
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This was an excellent introduction to speculative fiction writing and a great course for someone who has never read a book on writing craft or attempted to write before.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Steven Howel
us army officer
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This is the first class you want to take if you have a serious interest in writing creative nonfiction.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Mimi Gupta
engineer/blogger
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A perfect teacher. He was witty, and genuine, and smart, and brought odd things to his lectures to delight and challenge, to expand our sense of the possible in fiction.
Fiction Writing
Rhonda Shary
adjunct professor of English
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A must if you're thinking of writing your own pilot.
TV Writing
Roxy McCarroll
site director
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