Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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If you want to learn how to write better, if you want to gain insight into the poetry scene and where your writing might fit in, this course is a fantastic place to start.
Poetry Writing
Tom Davidson
venue manager
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A great way to insert some discipline into my writing.
Fiction Writing
Kelly McCaleb
diplomat
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The class is a nurturing environment and a wonderful place to practice and hone the craft of screenwriting.
Screenwriting
Tim Kenyon
college instructor
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It's all about discussing the craft and workshopping a piece that you want to see in stellar form.
Fiction Writing
Kimberly Kreines
creative writing tutor
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It was an absolute thrill and quite inspirational.
Fiction Writing
Elise Brancheau
opera singer
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I understand now that to be taken seriously I must perfect all business communications and edit, edit, edit.
Business Writing
Colleen Steele
assistant corporate secretary
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I felt as though we had a real mentor who genuinely cared about making our writing better and seeing us get it out into the world.
Article Writing
Erica Jackey
account manager
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I learned the nuts and bolts of memoir. Specifically, I got connected to the process of writing, and the course took it out of the theoretical and made it real for me.
Memoir Writing
Drew Hastings
performing artist/writer
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Just sign up. You'll be happy you did.
Creative Writing 101
Kimberly Peterson
investment analyst
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This class made me dream, eat, and sleep with a creative eye toward the English language. And I loved being with the characters I created in my stories.
Fiction Writing
Rebecca McGown
educator/volunteer
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If you've got an idea, but have no idea how to get it on the page, this is the place for you.
Screenwriting
Tristan Shuler
actor/director
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I learned a lot and I wrote a lot. And I'm very enthusiastic now about playwriting.
Playwriting
Massimo Licata
sculptor
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This is an extremely important foundational course to put you on the right track.
Fiction Writing
Mirette Bahgat
humanitarian worker
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Perfect introduction to the creative writing process.
Creative Writing 101
Jeffrey Davis
actuary
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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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I had finished my MFA in fiction writing and I wanted a way to continue writing in a serious atmosphere, both honest and generous. The Gotham class was fabulous. I was able to develop a character for a novel I had been working on, which is now due for publication in August.
Fiction Writing
Roxann King-Feuerman
writer
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One of the best decisions I've ever made. Improved my writing incredibly.
Fiction Writing
Linda Burgess
waitress/bartender
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Finally, I completed a short story!
Fiction Writing
Paula Nixon
accountant
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An excellent primer on how to get started as a freelance writer.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Lisa Conquet
psychotherapist
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