Faisal Mohyuddin

Poet

Chicago, IL

Publications & Prizes

Anthologies:
Misrepresented People: Poetic Responses to Trump's America (NYQ Books, 2018)
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The Book of Donuts (Terrapin Books, 2017)
,
Indivisible: An Anthology of Contemporary South Asian American Poetry (University of Arkansas Press, 2010)
Book:
The Displaced Children of Displaced Children (Eyewear Publishing, 2018)
Chapbook:
The Riddle of Longing (Backbone Press, 2017)
Journals: ,
Crab Orchard Review
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The Minnesota Review
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Tinderbox Poetry Journal
Prizes won: 

2019 Illinois Arts Council Literary Award; 2017 Sexton Prize for Poetry from Eyewear Publishing; 2017 Gwendolyn Brooks Poetry Award (Second Place); 2014 Edward Stanley Award from Prairie Schooner 

More Information

Gives readings: 
Yes
Travels for readings: 
Yes
Identifies as: 
Asian American, Muslim
Prefers to work with: 
Any
Fluent in: 
English, Hindi, Urdu
Born in: 
Elmhurst, IL
Illinois
Raised in: 
Matteson & Rolling Meadows, IL
Illinois
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Last update: May 21, 2019