Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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The instructor was experienced and professional, a true artist in his field.
Playwriting
Gary Johnston
music teacher
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The comments and compliments my instructor gave not only boosted my confidence as a writer, but as trivial as it may seem, also simply made me smile. I just loved this class.
Creative Writing 101
Kimberly Maloney
college student
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If you ever want to write a screenplay, then Gotham is the place to start.
Screenwriting
Juanita Paet-DeSilva
copyright administrator
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By the end of the day, you'll have a working definition of what a personal essay is and how to write one.
Personal Essay Writing
Ruth Eichacker
teacher
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What a great way to get your arms around everything that goes into travel writing.
Travel Writing
Dave Ambrose
business analyst
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Take it, take it, take it. It is lots of fun - you meet people of all ages, all walks of life from all over the world. The course is rich not only because of the excellent instructors but because of the fellow students!
Memoir Writing
Kay Berryman
retired
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A fantastic introductory course on writing fiction.
Fiction Writing
Celia Anderson
respiratory therapist
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I learned to deep-read a short story and how to restructure my own writing according to rules of theme, plot, character, setting, etc. It helped me tremendously.
Fiction Writing
Joachim Frank
professor
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An in-depth overview of the different types of dramatic writing and the differences between genres. A great starting point for someone who doesnt know where to begin.
Writing Scripts 101
Yasmine Bajwa
stylist
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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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The feedback from our instructor as well as classmates was specific, insightful, encouraging, and essential in taking a project that had existed only in my head before the class and getting it onto paper with some degree of hope and confidence that it's actually worth pursuing.
Fiction Writing
Sara Shukla
writer
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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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This was a great way for me to get my toes wet in the writing process.
Creative Writing 101
Stacy Phillips
preschool resource teacher
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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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It was an amazing six weeks of a writing class and I will miss it.
Business Writing
Sumalena Roma Thakore
asst. VP os human resources
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A great course for beginners that can take you from 0-60 in your knowledge of TV writing.
TV Writing
Justin Peele
copywriter
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This course lifted me up, introduced me to some incredibly talented people, and gave me a forum to do what I love. It was an inspiration.
Fiction Writing
Joanna Pellecchia
financial industry
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This is the best course I have ever taken, and since I have a master's degree, I have taken hundreds of courses.
Fiction Writing
Heather Stone
VP of marketing and sales
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A wondrous experience that pushed me to dig deep, and really think, about what I was writing.
Creative Writing 101
Philip Morphew
chiropractor
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Very informative and useful for all memoir writers.
Memoir Writing
Chak Koonapareddy
filmmaker
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