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Paul Butler

Associate Professor


Paul specializes in the study of style, the public sphere, and the digital humanities. He is the author of The Writer’s StyleOut of Style, and Style in Rhetoric and Composition, and is completing Everyday Style, a monograph. He is co-editor of Style and the Future of Composition Studies (in press).

Paul earned a Ph.D. in Composition and Cultural Rhetoric at Syracuse University as well as degrees in French at Colorado College and Middlebury College and in law and English at the University of Colorado, Boulder.

Selected Publications


The Writer's Style

Writers Style  

Out of Style

Out of Style 

Style in Rhetoric and Composition

Rhetoric Cover 

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