Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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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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Taking classes at Gotham is one of the best decisions I have ever made.
Memoir Writing
Warren Shaw
lawyer/historian
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If you enjoy reading or writing speculative fiction of any kind, this class is outstanding.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Chris Roberts
art director
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Awesome, and alternative.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Jessica Freiman
student
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A good and necessary overview of the television writing process.
TV Writing
Brittny Krone-West
post-production manager
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The course gave me the push I needed to write again. I feel like I've gained a lot in writing skill and the reading has exposed me to a lot of writers I didn't know existed. I can't think of an easier or quicker way to access feedback from other writers. I can't wait for the next course…. I enjoyed the chat room specifically when our instructor and then a member of Zoetrope publishing joined it. The information I got from those two sessions was priceless.
Fiction Writing
Suzanne Hamby
student
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A terrific immersion into how to read poetry well, including and especially your own.
Poetry Writing
David Klopfenstein
technical project manager
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By the end of the class, students will have the tools to tell a speculative story and the knowledge to integrate into the field and work toward being published.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Kyle Rose
art director/cartoonist
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This course made me believe that I had a story to tell and that I could craft one that would resonate.
Memoir Writing
William Dameron
director of it
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Thanks to this process I am confident I shall finish my first rough draft in a few weeks. That feels like a huge victory to me.
Novel Writing
Frank Van Putten
actor
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This was the best course I have ever taken and I have BA, MA, and PhD degrees from Ivy League schools.
Memoir Writing
Cary Bell
school administrator
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This is a great course for somebody trying to make personal sense of a part of their life.
Memoir Writing
Rebecca Brown
physical therapist
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I learned that I could use my life experiences to heal and possibly help others too.
Memoir Writing
Lyssette Horne
documentarian
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The course was like a mouthwatering piece of chocolate cake, each bite better than the last and when it's all gone, you cant help but miss it.
Fiction Writing
Noverlee Howell
college counselor
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An invaluable experience.
Fiction Writing
David Hines
municipal worker
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This course is for writers who want to be authors and realize that to do that they need to dedicate themselves to regularly writing, regular honest critiquing, and continuous learning about their writing process.
Children’s Book Writing
Wendy LeBolt
exercise physiologist
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You will leave a much more confident writer than when you began.
Fiction Writing
Edward McNamara
chef
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This is so much more than what you think Script Analysis would cover.
Scripts in Focus
Anna Minasyan
sociologist
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On a scale of 1 to 5, I would rate this class a 10. The course, the fellow students, the insights, the structure, the ease of use of your Web site, and most particularly your instructor made the class one of the most wonderful, valuable, and interesting learning experiences of my life.
Novel Writing
Gene DePoris
publishing
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