Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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I learned more in this course than I could possibly write here. The instructor was amazing online. The best I've ever had and I have taken 7 online courses at various places. My understanding of the issues related to writing a novel is light years ahead of where it was prior to the class.
Novel Writing
Barbara Seith
managing director
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A great way to wake up and stretch your writing muscles.
Fiction Writing
Rebecca Montross
landscape architect
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This class is a wonderful way to develop material and prepare for performing in front of an audience. It was a ton of fun as well.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Dan Waingarten
litigation coordinator
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Helpful, interesting, enjoyable, and challenging.
Business Writing
Tonya Marsh
senior executive assistant
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I found a creative part of myself that I had forgotten about.
Creative Writing 101
Marianne Murray
transformative learning consultant
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I learned more than I anticipated and found a great group of people I hope to keep in touch with for a long time.
Fiction Writing
Nikki Bohorquez
UX freelancer
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A great way to see what it's all about and learn about the industry.
TV Writing
Terry Kaye
actress
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I would recommend this to any who even has the smallest desire to try TV Writing
TV Writing
Jordan Stallings
marketing
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Taking an online class was absolutely perfect for me. Fitting a student's life into family routine isn't always easy, but through the wonders of the Internet, I could log on whenever I had time. Contrary to my first belief, an online course can be a highly personal experience.
Fiction Writing
Grete Kempton
student
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Definitely useful for those who want to learn important, effective writing techniques and tips.
Business Writing
Inez Brown
college administrator
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I was able to look at humor writing from several different angles that I had not thought of previously.
Humor Writing
Alexandra Hartley-Leonard
actor
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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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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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You might feel weird about an online class, in the sense that you may not get the same benefits as being in a classroom, BUT you get so much. Printable lectures, feedback, teacher accessibility and even a weekly lounge for touching base and meeting the others.
Children’s Book Writing
Suzanne Cerreta
actress
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The instructor gave a complete and thorough class that hit upon the entire process of memoir writing. With almost every point she had an example that clearly illustrated the topic. The writing exercises were perfect and helped communicate the points even more.
Memoir Writing
Britta Larsen
advertising
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I met some lovely people and learned not only about writing, but also about myself.
Essay & Opinion Writing
Bea Minor
hair colorist
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That I was able to choose from the faculty someone relevant to my work—and who proved himself to be exceedingly capable as an instructor—was a ringing endorsement for Gotham Writers.
Fiction Writing
Michael Connors
Nonprofit CEO
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The best playwriting course I have ever taken. If I had another life to live, I would spend it as playwright. Yes, I was that inspired!
Playwriting
Judith Liberman
student
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I have already related to others my great experience in this course. It has been a real highlight of my year.
Fiction Writing
Kirk Mitchell
high school counselor
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