Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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Life-changing. Really. I am amazed at how many skills I walked away with. I feel like my dreams of making it as a humor writer are about to come to life!
Humor Writing
Zack Saltman
freelance writer
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It's awe-inspiring how much we can grow when we're surrounded by other writers and avid readers who lift each other up with encouragement and constructive critism.
Fiction Writing
Isabelle Felix
psychology research assistant
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This class was the most exciting part of my week!
Poetry Writing
Ana Pugatch
English teacher
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A practical, hands-on course that gets you writing right away, and that helps you develop publish-ready pieces and clips that are extremely useful moving forward.
Feature Article Writing
Carly Lunden
communications consultant
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Very informative and useful for all memoir writers.
Memoir Writing
Chak Koonapareddy
filmmaker
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The teacher creates community in her classroom; I look forward to each class as a gathering of friends working together to improve each other’s work. It is really a magical experience.
Memoir Writing
David Denaci
marketing executive
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Our teacher's refreshing approach was optimistic, full of wisdom yet without the pressure I'd expect from a gifted writer.
Creative Writing 101
Jayen Julian
medical research technician
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Creative Writing 101 was one of the highlights of my week. The three hours flew by and it was a wonderful way to dip back into the pool of writing in a comfortable and fun atmosphere.
Creative Writing 101
Kathleen Admirand-Dimmler
social work assistant director
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What you're paying for is so much more than the course. You are getting inside knowledge from seasoned writers, and unbiased, constructive feedback from your teachers and peers (something friends and family might not have the heart to provide).
Screenwriting
Max Voice
writer/musician/cartoonist
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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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The perfect introduction to the mechanics of writing fiction and story telling.
Fiction Writing
Cristine Brooks
museum fundraiser
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I was apprehensive at first about taking an online class since I am not a computer expert, and also because I wondered about a class with no face-to-face interaction. However, taking this class on the computer was so simple, I never felt intimidated. I also felt like I came to know both the instructor and the other students through their comments and class discussion.
Memoir Writing
Julia Gentile
retired attorney
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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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A must if you're thinking of writing your own pilot.
TV Writing
Roxy McCarroll
site director
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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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If you are ready to try your hand at getting a piece published, this could be the perfect intro.
Feature Article Writing
Scott Barton
executive chef
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If you want inspiration for writing your novel, go for it.
Novel Writing
Agne Narusyte
art critic
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This course helped me look at writing in a way I never did.
Creative Writing 101
Carolyn Toney
fashion designer/blogger
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Fascinating for a newcomer to the world of freelance.
Hit Send: Publishing Short Nonfiction
Sue Scaff
professor of humanities
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I was amazed by the teacher’s ability to create a personal bond with each of us.
Fiction Writing
Meredith Trunkett
entrepreneur/mom
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