Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This course packs in more instruction and hard work than an entire year of film school writing courses.
Screenwriting
Sebastian Savino
writer/director
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This class, taught by a literary agent, is a tremendous opportunity to ask questions of a publishing industry insider.
How To Get Published
Alan Schleimer
student
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This class was Mother's Milk for infant novels.
Novel Writing
Orlando Rebolledo
maritime officer of navigation
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If you’re looking for a place to connect with other writers, give Gotham a try.
Fiction Writing
Lisa Brandy
active duty military
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Informative, exciting, and amazing.
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Muse Yip
student
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I've already seen an improvement in my communications.
Business Writing
Cassie Wachowiak
content strategist
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This program will give you increased confidence in your business writing ability. You will learn how to craft your messages to cause your intended impact, and discover your own personal, yet professional, style.
Business Writing
Ellyn Stein
executive development trainer
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The best thing you could do for yourself to upgrade your professional communication.
Business Writing
Nina Mirhabibi
production manager
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An amazing introduction to basic blog writing skills.
Blog Writing
Katherine Greenwood
SEO analyst
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I have honestly found every week's lecture to be interesting, with something new and unexpected. I will return to the lectures long after the course has finished. It is just the most fantastic thing to be able to learn from an instructor in New York.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Margarita Crutchley
assistant, photo library
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A realistic, experienced-based approach to learning how to effectively communicate in the business world.
Business Writing
Joseph Mayall
product marketing manager
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The class was just what I was looking for: a jump-start to my writing with a variety of different exercises to get my creative juices flowing.
Creative Writing 101
Corinne McKay
translator
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This course was a fantastic way to acquaint myself with both structure and form, while simultaneously allowing me to be creative and not feel shameful about making mistakes.
Screenwriting
Drew King
actor/dancer
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I liked the perspective and insight the instructor brought as an agent, and I thought that she was incredibly receptive about questions.
How To Get Published
Melissa Chai
lawyer
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The instructor made me feel so good about reaching beyond my comfort level.
Poetry Writing
Donna Feltz
medical practice administrator
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The teacher was kind but thorough. She would ask why a character would say or do something, or point out that the dialogue was good, but there was too much of it, or a scene needed to be grounded so the reader would know where it was, what it looked like, etc. And she would ask "how did you feel about that?" I learned a tremendous amount from this.
Memoir Writing
Joanne Lupton
distinguished professor, emerita
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Incredibly worth it.
Fiction Writing
Lisette Johnson
senior editor, nyt almanac
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This class is a ten course tasting menu of the genres of food writing.You will leave the course with a better appreciation of food, wine, and food writing.
Food Writing
Rebecca Eder
developmental psychologist
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Interesting, eclectic, and thoughtful participants. And a top-notch teacher to boot.
Memoir Writing
Robyn Heisey
executive assistant
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