Writing Workshops

Jesse Austin


Jesse Austin



Founders Hall - Humboldt State University

“I recommend both Jesse Austin’s remarkable storytelling skills and abilities to inspire nearly all students to write.”
Jim Currie, Principal Mantanzas School, Santa Rosa, Ca

“He has the amazing ability to hold and entertain audiences of any age...One of this country's greatest storytellers!"
San Francisco Chronicle Newspaper - Feb 02

"We've had Jesse come and do his writing workshops to our 5th, 6th, 7th & 8th graders for the last six or seven years. He is both entertaining and extremely effective in getting kids to write.”
Debbie Prevost, Principal Fortuna School, Fortuna, Ca


PO Box 158
Marylhurst, Or 97036


“Both my staff and I felt Mr Austin presented excellent storytelling and writing programs to our students.”
Liz Gill, Principal Bilquist Elem, Milwaukie, Or

Jesse’s great! He gets these at risk high school students not only to write, but willingly read out loud!”
Ron Young, Director Pace Program, Eureka, Ca

“Reactions from students and staff: wonderful storyteller, humorous, in touch, relates excitement and caring.”
Carolyn Stewart, Principal Bear Flag Elem, Sacramento, Ca

"Hilarious, engaging, tender...Austin's tales still tops at the Portland Civic Center for the Arts"
The Oregonian Newspaper – Oct ‘05