Student Quotes

See what our students are saying about their Gotham classes.

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This course was a huge help in driving my confidence as a writer.
Creative Nonfiction 101
Maria Vitale
public relations coordinator
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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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I found that the given assignments sparked stories I had no idea I had in me.
Creative Writing 101
Keith Hallworth
entertainment industry
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The teacher is one of the most nurturing people I've ever met.
Fiction Writing
Jason Mulero
HR Trainer
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The most practical and effective online fiction writing course I've ever taken.
Fiction Writing
Gary Bishop
entrepreneur
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This course was worth every penny for the boost in confidence it gave to me.
Creative Writing 101
Rebecca Glaab
teacher
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Honest critique from the teacher keeps you both encouraged and continuously growing as a writer. I would highly recommend it!
Unbound: Teen Creative Writing
Hannah Gonzalez
student
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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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A must-do class whether you want to be a comedian or not....it will reflect in all aspects of your life.
Stand-Up Comedy Writing
Denise Drake
designer/writer/actor
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If it weren't for online classes, I would still be picking up those Gotham course bulletins and not finding a time when I could take a live class. It's almost 4am now, and I am getting a lot of work done. PLUS, we had classmates in Tokyo, California, Israel, Ontario, Oregon, etc. Priceless mix of people.
Fiction Writing
Theresa Barry
editor
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This class was a wonderful mix of lecture, assignments, exchanges, and critiques. I've learned so much. My technique has improved, and I will continue to refer to the lectures as I write my memoir.
Memoir Writing
Deborah Lehman
freelance journalist
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Great experiential course that allows you to learn and practice while improving your writing.
Business Writing
Alana George
consumer insights
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This course has been fantastic for re-starting my poetic endeavors.
Poetry Writing
Justin Chapman
HS english teacher
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The processes taught in the course serve as an invaluable framework for thinking about the story to be told.
Fiction Writing
Nicholas Hayes
business executive
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An excellent way to dive head-first into the art of TV screenwriting! The excellent critiques and step-by-step lectures took the fear out of an overwhelming process and inspired me to focus instead on writing a great story.
TV Writing
Kate Rader
graphic designer/copywriter
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This is now my third class at Gotham and every teacher has been top notch.
Children’s Book Writing
Paula Heaphy
illustrator/textile designer
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It's like working with a helpful editor for 10 weeks fixing all your mistakes and helping you craft your writing. For a freelance writer that is worth its weight in gold.
Article Writing
Traci Browne
freelance writer
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This is the best course I have ever taken, and since I have a master's degree, I have taken hundreds of courses.
Fiction Writing
Heather Stone
VP of marketing and sales
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A fantabulous way to spend an evening -- some of the best live comedy in town -- and a most entertaining way to learn
Humor Writing
Martina Clark
humanitarian worker
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Every aspect of each class was a learning experience. The instructor made the minutiae as fascinating as the major subjects. It was extraordinarily well taught. I learned much more than I anticipated.
Screenwriting
Graham Fuller
executive editor
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