Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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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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I left this course better equipped to pursue my publishing goals.
How To Get Published
Maureen Dolbeare
author/writer
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This course was more than a writing class--it was a writing circle--a place where writers who care deeply about their craft come together to practice and refine it.
Article Writing
Bonnie Walker
attorney
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The course breaks down the anatomy of what makes a good story. By the end of the class you have the basic framework for developing a full-bodied article.
Article Writing
Rafael Roy
photojournalist
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This course helped me see past the joke and look at various styles of humor.
Humor Writing
Lisandra Ramos
administrator
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This is the best writing class I’ve taken. The quality of instruction was superb, and the small class size allowed a lot of feedback.
Creative Nonfiction 101
David Marino
consultant
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I came away with several seeds for future stories that I plan to continue working on.
Creative Writing 101
Lauren Baideme
head of marketing
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An excellent introduction to SF writing with plenty of good information and exercises to benefit both the brand new writer, as well as the writer who has spent some time in the SF world.
Science Fiction & Fantasy Writing
Robin Galbraith
special education teacher
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Invaluable.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Catherine Stewart
freelance writer
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A good overview of what it takes to become a working freelance writer, including practical information on how to make it happen.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Gay Decker
writer & PR/marketer
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Writer's block ends during class!
Memoir Writing
Elizabeth Mauran
company president
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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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A community of intelligent, supportive writers with the best interest of the story at heart.
Fiction Writing
Erin Kidd
indie publisher
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I loved the concept of contrast-consistency. Now I think of my characters in a whole new way.
Character Development
Kathryn Eisenhuth
pediatrician
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Finally, a course teaching you how to write about food!
Food Writing
Dani Wright
journalist
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This course confirmed certain ideas I had about business writing while also providing fresh insights.
Business Writing
Alba Seoane
equity research analyst
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A great place to begin if you've ever asked yourself the question, "What kind of writer do I want to be?"
Creative Writing 101
Zarak Jan
united nations staff member
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A very inspiring and informative introduction to the foundation of several types of nonfiction writing.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Clare Dodd
writer & social media manager
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The instructor sparked my creativity and helped me focus on what my work as a writer should be. His advice guides much of what I write.
Article Writing
Nicholas Troilo
newspaper columnist
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You become better and braver as a writer.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Cláudia Monteiro
translator
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