Welcome to SVWC 2020!

Saturday, July 18 – Tuesday, July 21

The mission of the Sun Valley Writers’ Conference is to invite readers and writers into a realm of intellectual intimacy. In an annual program, anchored by recognized writers of fiction and nonfiction, readers and writers come together as a community to be educated, enlightened, challenged and inspired.

2020 Writers & Presenters

Be Inspired.

Also joining us . . .
T. J. Stiles
Larry Diamond
David Wallace-Wells
Rita Dove
George Packer
Samantha Power
Tobias Wolff
Craig Finn
Geoff Dyer
Andrew Sean Greer
Isabel Allende
James Geary
Patrick Radden Keefe
Laura Secor
Ocean Vuong
Elliot Ackerman
Roger McNamee
Lea Carpenter
Laila Lalami
Susan Orlean
Lynne Olson
Heidi Schreck

“SVWC is everything I love in one place, during one week…I find that the most unique part of the conference is its enormous heart. The conversations and interactions renew me spiritually and make me want to keep reaching, however impractical and distant the goal might be. SVWC is my church.”

– Firoozeh Dumas