Conference Information

SVWC 2023

Saturday, July 22 – Monday, July 24

Sun Valley Resort


The Sun Valley Writers’ Conference strives to bring together readers, writers, and artists of diverse age, background, and experience to be informed, enlightened, challenged, and inspired by a world-class literary program in the great outdoors.

SVWC 2023 Presenters

Be Inspired.

Jake Barton
Anne Applebaum
Also joining us . . .
Ed Yong
Jonathan Escoffery
Imani Perry
Ezra Klein
Sarah Thankam Mathews
Albert R. Hunt
Tracy K. Smith
Andrea Elliott
Hernan Diaz
Michelle Kaufman
Dave Barry
Evan Osnos
Maria Hinojosa
Jennifer Homans
David Grann
Abraham Verghese
Radek Sikorski
Terry McDonell
Curtis Sittenfeld
Emily St. John Mandel
Patrick Radden Keefe
Aleksandra Crapanzano
Mohsin Hamid
Judy Woodruff
Robert Kagan
Javier Zamora
Alexandra Petri
Annie Lowrey

“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