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Erik Slangerup

Artist's Narrative

Erik Slangerup As an active writer and published author, I believe that everyone has a story to tell. I enjoy sharing my books, experiences, challenges, and writing techniques to help encourage students across the country to read, write, and imagine.


Upon request.
This artist is based in Columbus. Travel charges may apply for schools outside of the area.

Programs Available

Slangerup's Writing Workshops (Grade levels K-5)
For smaller class sizes, usually a follow-up to an assembly. A fun focus on one aspect of writing. Options include: 1) "Creating a 3-Sentence Story" 2) "Wearing out the Rhyme" 3) "Taking the Ouch out of Critique" 4) "Building a Group Story" and more...Further details available upon request.
Activity Options:
Slangerup's Writing Workshops
  • Duration: 30-60 min
  • Fees: $200/hour; $400/half day; $700/ full day (up to 8 workshops in a full day)

Author Visit/ Assembly (Grade levels K-5)
For larger groups. Includes animated reading of stories (Dirt Boy and Monsterlicious), unique, interactive presentation about "The 5 A's" of writing (covering all the steps, from ideation to revision), individual Q&A, and booksigning. Customized content upon request.
Activity Options:
Author Visit/ Assembly
  • Duration: 45-60 min.
  • Fees: $200/ $700 for full day (up to 4 assemblies per day)
    $100 for "Evening with an Author" appearances