Mr. Faisal Mohyuddin

Illinois, United States

Member Since: 01/04/2018

Faisal Mohyuddin is the author of "The Displaced Children of Displaced Children" (Eyewear Publishing, 2018) and the chapbook "The Riddle of Longing" (Backbone Press, 2017). He teaches English at Highland Park High School in Illinois and creative writing at Northwestern University, and he serves as a master practitioner for the global not-for-profit Narrative 4.


Twitter Username: @fmohyu


  • The Displaced Children of Displaced Children , Eyewear Publishing (April 2, 2018)
  • The Riddle of Longing , Backbone Press (October 2017)


  • Sexton Prize for Poetry(2017)


  • English Teacher at Highland Park High School (Illinois) (August 2003 - )
  • Adjunct Lecturer at Northwestern University (March 2020 - )


  • Bachelor of Arts in English from Carleton College (June 2000)
  • Master of Science in Education from Northwestern University (August 2003)
  • Master of Fine Arts in Creative Writing / Fiction from Columbia College Chicago (May 2015)

Genres of Interest

Fiction, Poetry