Conference Information

SVWC 2022

Saturday, July 16 – Monday, July 18

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 2022 Presenters

Be Inspired.

Erich Schwartzel
Noah Feldman
Yascha Mounk
Freestyle Love Supreme+
Judith Freeman
Evan Osnos
Heather McGhee
Arthur C. Brooks
A. Scott Berg
Sanaë Lemoine
Imbolo Mbue
Kalani Pickhart
Natasha Trethewey
Barbara Ascher
Lauren Groff
Stephen Kotkin
Jeffrey Brown
Kathryn Schulz
Anthony Doerr
Geoff Dyer
Judy Woodruff
Alexander Maksik
Rita Dove
Sebastian Mallaby
Terry Tempest Williams
Alan Pesky
Ben Rhodes
Elizabeth Kolbert
Albert R. Hunt
Admiral James Stavridis
Kali Fajardo-Anstine
Rebecca Donner
Also joining us . . .
Ocean Vuong

“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