The Sun Valley Writers’ Conference…
Looking at the world through a literary lens.

Presenters & Writers

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Madhuri Vijay
Kwame Anthony Appiah
Mark Leibovich
Ayad Akhtar
Dave Eggers
Victoria Nuland
Joanne B. Freeman
Abraham Verghese
Strobe Talbott
Julie Lythcott-Haims
Miriam Pawel
Vendela Vida
Emily Ruskovich
Min Jin Lee
Martin Amis
Naomi Shihab Nye - Photo Credit Chehalis Hegner
Naomi Shihab Nye
Freida Lee Mock
Robert Kagan
Simon Rich
Dani Shapiro
Andrew Proctor
Francis Lam
Los Angeles Children’s Chorus – Chamber Singers
Mitch Landrieu
Danzy Senna
Madeline Miller
Tommy Orange
Alice McDermott
Brando Skyhorse
Jeffrey Brown
John Burnham Schwartz
Carl Hiaasen
Barry Lopez
Rick Atkinson
Andrew Roberts

Latest Updates

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New SVWC Podcast “Beyond the Page” Now Live!

SVWC is proud to announce the arrival of our newest form of sharing the conference: a podcast called Beyond the Page. Narrated by John Burnham Schwartz, Beyond the Page will explore past conference talks, weaving together writers’ ideas in a half-hour podcast once a month. Episode 1, featuring Anthony Doerr’s 2015 talk titled “The Beautiful Art … Continued

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