Faig Mamedov was born in Azerbaijan in 1973. He studied at the Maxim Gorky Literature Institute (Russia), the State University of Languages (Azerbaijan) and Gotham Writers’ Workshop (USA). He works as a writier and translator and is currently a student at Winghill Writing School (Canada).
Faig has been writing since the age of 14. Currently, he focuses on short stories and miniatures, although he plans to turn to novellas and the novel format eventually. Also, he is finishing (rewriting for the umpteenth time) his first screenplay.