Sun Valley Writers' Conference Collection

Since 2005, “Dialogue” has recorded interviews with speakers at the Sun Valley Writers’ Conference. This collection coalesces those conversations, conducted by producer and host Marcia Franklin. They include interviews with Doris Kearns Goodwin, Justice Stephen Breyer, Rep. John Lewis, Annette Gordon-Reed, Colum McCann and David Benioff.

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Thomas Keneally

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Thomas Keneally

Author Thomas Keneally discusses his work "Schindler's Ark."

Thomas Keneally

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Journalist Robert MacNeil

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Journalist Robert MacNeil

Discussion with veteran journalist and author Robert MacNeil.

Journalist Robert MacNeil

Video thumbnail: Dialogue David Macaulay

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David Macaulay

Author and architect David Macaulay discusses his recent works.

David Macaulay

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Firoozeh Dumas

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Firoozeh Dumas

A discussion with Iranian-born humorist Firoozeh Dumas.

Firoozeh Dumas

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Thomas Cahill

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Thomas Cahill

Thomas Cahill author and former director of religious publishing at Doubleday.

Thomas Cahill

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Security Analyst Juliette Kayyem

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Security Analyst Juliette Kayyem

Marcia Franklin discusses anti-terrorism policy with expert Juliette Kayyem.

Security Analyst Juliette Kayyem

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Doris Kearns Goodwin

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Doris Kearns Goodwin

Pulitzer Prize winning author Doris Kearns Goodwin talks about her book Team of Rivals.

Doris Kearns Goodwin

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Journalist Haynes Johnson

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Journalist Haynes Johnson

Pulitzer-prize winning reporter Haynes Johnson.

Journalist Haynes Johnson

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Stephen Breyer

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Stephen Breyer

U.S. Supreme Court Justice Stephen Breyer discusses his judicial philosophy.

Stephen Breyer

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Journalist George Packer

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Journalist George Packer

George Packer discusses his book The Assasin's Gate.

Journalist George Packer

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Journalist John Hockenberry

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Journalist John Hockenberry

Marcia Franklin talks with John Hockenberry about his book.

Journalist John Hockenberry

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Diplomat Shashi Tharoor

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Diplomat Shashi Tharoor

Diplomat, author Shashi Tharoor discusses book regarding India's role in global economy.

Diplomat Shashi Tharoor

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Ethan Watters

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Ethan Watters

Author Ethan Watters discusses his book Urban Tribes.

Ethan Watters

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Financial Journalist Gretchen Morgenson

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Financial Journalist Gretchen Morgenson

Discussion with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Gretchen Morgenson.

Financial Journalist Gretchen Morgenson

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Annette Gordon-Reed

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Annette Gordon-Reed

Guest is Annette Gordon-Reed, author of The Hemingses of Monticello: An American Family.

Annette Gordon-Reed

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Abraham Verghese

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Abraham Verghese

Host Marcia Franklin talks with Dr. Abraham Verghese, an author and Stanford professor.

Abraham Verghese

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Philip Gourevitch

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Philip Gourevitch

Host Marcia Franklin talks with author and New Yorker magazine writer Philip Gourevitch.

Philip Gourevitch

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Ishmael Beah, Former Child Soldier

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Ishmael Beah, Former Child Soldier

Former child soldier Ishmael Beah talks about his book, A Long Way Gone.

Ishmael Beah, Former Child Soldier

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Pico Iyer, Travel Writer

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Pico Iyer, Travel Writer

Travel writer Pico Iyer talks about his travels and offers tips for viewers.

Pico Iyer, Travel Writer

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Strobe Talbott, Former Diplomat

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Strobe Talbott, Former Diplomat

An interview with former diplomat Strobe Talbott at the Sun Valley Writers' Conference.

Strobe Talbott, Former Diplomat

Video thumbnail: Dialogue David Kennedy, Historian

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David Kennedy, Historian

Pulitzer Prize winner David Kennedy compares today's recession with the Great Depression.

David Kennedy, Historian

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Middle East Expert Suzanne Maloney

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Middle East Expert Suzanne Maloney

Marcia Franklin talks with Suzanne Maloney of the Saban Center about the Middle East.

Middle East Expert Suzanne Maloney

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Colum McCann

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Colum McCann

Marcia Franklin talks with author Colum McCann.

Colum McCann

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Kati Marton

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Kati Marton

Marcia Franklin talks with author Kati Marton.

Kati Marton

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Alexandra Fuller

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Alexandra Fuller

Marcia Franklin talks with author Alexandra Fuller.

Alexandra Fuller

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Amy Waldman

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Amy Waldman

Marcia Franklin talks with author Amy Waldman.

Amy Waldman

Video thumbnail: Dialogue S.C. Gwynne

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S.C. Gwynne

Marcia Franklin talks with author S.C. Gwynne

S.C. Gwynne

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Naomi Shihab Nye

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Naomi Shihab Nye

Marcia Franklin talks with poet Naomi Shihab Nye.

Naomi Shihab Nye

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Journalist David Epstein

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Journalist David Epstein

Marcia Franklin interviews author and award-winning sports journalist, David Epstein.

Journalist David Epstein

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Yiyun Li

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Author Yiyun Li

Marcia Franklin talks with Chinese-American author Yiyun Li about her works.

Author Yiyun Li

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Representative John Lewis

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Representative John Lewis

Marcia Franklin talks with Rep. John Lewis about the American civil rights movement.

Representative John Lewis

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Humorist Dave Barry

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Humorist Dave Barry

Marcia Franklin talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning humorist Dave Barry about Idaho.

Humorist Dave Barry

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Gretel Ehrlich

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Gretel Ehrlich

Marcia Franklin speaks with author Gretel Ehrlich about her works.

Gretel Ehrlich

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Writer Andrew Aydin

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Writer Andrew Aydin

Marcia Franklin talks with author Andrew Aydin about the comic book series, ‘March.’

Writer Andrew Aydin

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Lawrence Wright

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Author Lawrence Wright

Marcia Franklin talks with journalist and author Lawrence Wright.

Author Lawrence Wright

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Stacy Schiff

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Author Stacy Schiff

Marcia Franklin talks with author Stacy Schiff about her book 'The Witches.'

Author Stacy Schiff

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Richard Ford

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Author Richard Ford

Marcia Franklin talks with author Richard Ford about his work and life.

Author Richard Ford

Video thumbnail: Dialogue "Comma Queen" Mary Norris

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"Comma Queen" Mary Norris

Marcia Franklin talks with New Yorker editor Mary Norris about her book.

"Comma Queen" Mary Norris

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Novelist Dinaw Mengestu

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Novelist Dinaw Mengestu

Marcia Franklin talks with novelist Dinaw Mengestu about his works.

Novelist Dinaw Mengestu

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Journalist and Poet Jeffrey Brown

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Journalist and Poet Jeffrey Brown

Marcia Franklin talks with NewsHour correspondent Jeffrey Brown about his poetry.

Journalist and Poet Jeffrey Brown

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Rescuing Refugees: David Miliband

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Rescuing Refugees: David Miliband

Marcia Franklin talks with David Miliband of the International Rescue Committee.

Rescuing Refugees: David Miliband

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Creating 'Game of Thrones,' Part One

Marcia Franklin talks with David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, the creators of "Game of Thrones."

Creating 'Game of Thrones,' Part One

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Creating 'Game of Thrones,' Part Two

Marcia Franklin talks with David Benioff & D.B. Weiss, the creators of "Game of Thrones."

Creating 'Game of Thrones,' Part Two

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In the Spotlight: Walter Robinson

Marcia Franklin talks with Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and editor Walter Robinson.

In the Spotlight: Walter Robinson

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Voices in the Ocean: Susan Casey

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Voices in the Ocean: Susan Casey

Marcia Franklin talks with author Susan Casey.

Voices in the Ocean: Susan Casey

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Claire Vaye Watkins

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Author Claire Vaye Watkins

Marcia Franklin talks with author Claire Vaye Watkins.

Author Claire Vaye Watkins

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Jamaica Kincaid

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Author Jamaica Kincaid

Marcia Franklin talks with author Jamaica Kincaid about her life and work.

Author Jamaica Kincaid

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Author Louisa Thomas

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Author Louisa Thomas

Louisa Thomas discusses her book "Louisa: The Extraordinary Life of Mrs. Adams."

Author Louisa Thomas

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Playwright Ayad Akhtar

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Playwright Ayad Akhtar

Pulitzer Prize-winning playwright Ayad Akhtar discusses the themes of his works.

Playwright Ayad Akhtar

Video thumbnail: Dialogue Investigative Journalist Jane Mayer

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Investigative Journalist Jane Mayer

Investigative journalist Jane Mayer discusses her book “Dark Money.”

Investigative Journalist Jane Mayer