Free Talk with Firoozeh Dumas

Join us for a free talk at the Children’s Library (The Community Library, Ketchum) with the author if “IT AIN’T SO AWFUL, FALAFEL,” Firoozeh Dumas! Click the poster below to view the full size.

SVWC 2016 Lawn Talks

Sun Valley Writers’ Conference is excited to announce that two Pavilion talks will be broadcast to the lawn and opened to the public at no charge. On Wednesday, July 13 from 5:45-6:45 PM, The Irish Repertory Theatre of New York City will entertain the crowd with a performance of music and poetry in “A Celebration of Yeats” and on Thursday, …

SVWC Library Talks

In partnership with The Community Library in Ketchum, Sun Valley Writers’ Conference is pleased to co-host two free talks before the start of conference, on Monday, July 11 from 5-6pm. Novelist and essayist Jamaica Kincaid will speak in the library’s Lecture Hall and Firoozeh Dumas, Iranian-American author and humorist, will talk to 4th-9th graders about her latest book, IT AIN’T …


The 2016 preliminary program is now online. Click below for more details.

2016 Reading List

Take a look at our list of suggested books by each of the SVWC 2016 presenters by clicking on the link below.