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September 27 - 29, 2019The Pebble Beach Authors & Ideas Festival hosts more than 20 award winning authors and speakers, including authors of New York Times best-sellers, Pulitzer and Nobel Prize winners, as well as winners of virtually every prestigious literary award and much more. The Festival will take place at Stevenson School in Pebble Beach, California. Please scroll down to see some of our past speakers.


Final 2019 speakers to be announced by September 1, 2019 or sooner.

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The success of the Festival and our Student Programs would not be possible without the ongoing support of our partners, sponsors, friends and supporters. We thank you for your generosity and invite you to let us know soon about your plans for 2019.

Cynthia and Jim McGillen, Founders

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