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Paul Butler

Associate Professor

Paul Butler specializes in the study of style, the public sphere, and digital rhetoric. He is the author of The Writer’s StyleOut of Style, and Style in Rhetoric and Composition. He is co-editor of the forthcoming Style and the Future of Composition Studies and is finishing Everyday Style, a monograph.

Paul earned a Ph.D. in Composition and Cultural Rhetoric at Syracuse University. He also studied French at Colorado College and Middlebury College and 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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