Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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In this course, you get an MFA quality instructor and a very talented peer cohort.
Fiction Writing
Greg Rizzolo
psychotherapist
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This course increased my knowledge of the principles on which humor is based and gave me a host of resources from which to learn more.
Humor Writing
Alana Peters
solicitor
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This is a powerful way to work your way into the writer's world.
Creative Writing 101
Alfredo Maranca
lawyer
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This was a great leap into fiction for me.
Fiction Writing
David Riley
SVP business development
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Magazines and books about writing are fine, but this course provides vital contact with the real world of fiction writing.
Fiction Writing
Tom Mooney
journalist/teacher
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This course got me completing up to 75 pages of new work for my book, as well as giving me clearer ideas about what to do with chapters that needed work.
Memoir Writing
Rania Zada
writer
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I’ve taken many writing workshops since the age of 20, and this was the best I ever participated in.
Memoir Writing
Erin Dow
public interest lawyer
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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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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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An incredibly helpful course to get yourself writing and thinking about important concepts that you will explore for the rest of your writing life.
Creative Writing 101
Deenah Shutzer
teacher
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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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The course gave me a solid understanding of what it takes to be a writer.
Creative Writing 101
Gary Bigler
operations manager
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i didn't feel intimidated, having never written poetry before.
Poetry Writing
Marie Moss
stylist
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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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A great opportunity to explore your creativity, learn about the craft, and meet a whole bunch of very intersting people that you would probably never encounter in your daily life.
Memoir Writing
Shelley Nagar
attorney
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A great way of gaining experience in script-writing for the theatre.
Playwriting
Mary Holt
hospital physician
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It's a comprehensive, step-by-step course that teaches you how to write a TV Pilot and market it.
TV Writing
Juliana Beckett
marketing
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An excellent way to dive head-first into the art of TV screenwriting! The excellent critiques and step-by-step lectures took the fear out of an overwhelming process and inspired me to focus instead on writing a great story.
TV Writing
Kate Rader
graphic designer/copywriter
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You don't need to know anything going into the course and you can still come out feeling like you're ready to try performing at some open mics.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Tiffany Peon
project manager
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I was completely in awe of how the teacher skillfully worked with each of our writing pieces.
Children’s Book Writing
Joy Marcus
elementary school teacher
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