Ömer Şükrü Asan (born May 28, 1961) is a Turkish folklorist, photographer and writer.
In 2002, he was charged with allegations that he violated Article 8 of Turkey's Anti-Terror Law by "propagandating separatism" for his book Pontos Kültürü. In 2003, Article 8 was abolished, and Asan was acquitted as a result.
- Pontos Kültürü (1996), in Turkish, ISBN 975-344-220-3
- Hasan İzzettin Dinamo (2000), biography
- Niko'nun kemençesi (2005), short stories
- Abdi İpekçi, Peace and Friendship Award presented by Turkish-Greek Friendship Association for his article published in Milliyet newspaper.