E.G. Asher's first book of poetry was published by noemi press in 2017. Asher is the recipient of the 2015-2016 Stadler Fellowship at Bucknell University and a 2018 TENT: Creative Writing Fellowship at the Yiddish Book Center. Asher has served as an associate editor of West Branch magazine, a seminar associate of the Bucknell Seminar for Undergraduate Poets, and has taught writing workshops at Bucknell and Brown Universities. Asher has an mfa from Brown University and is currently a phd candidate at NYU.