Farha Mukri

Farha Mukri is a writer and software engineer from Mumbai, currently based in Chicago.

Her short stories are forthcoming in CALYX, A Journal of Art and Literature by Women and Bellingham Review. Her travel writing has been published in The Hindu, The Philadelphia Inquirer, Saevus Wildlife Blog, Misadventures Magazine Blog and others. She volunteers as a translator for Voices of Rural India, a curated platform that empowers rural storytellers. She has studied fiction and non-fiction writing through courses at Stanford University Online, The University of Chicago Graham School, Catapult and StoryStudio Chicago.

She is an alumna of The Ohio State University and Sardar Patel College of Engineering. She has built and led cohesive teams, designed and implemented digital solutions for startups as well as large companies in her twelve-year long career as an engineering manager and software engineer.