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Paul Butler

Associate Professor

Paul Butler specializes in the study of style in Rhetoric and Composition. He is the author of The Writer’s StyleOut of Style, and Style in Rhetoric and Composition. He is co-editor of Style and the Future of Composition Studies (under review). His current monograph project is Style and the New Writing Literacies.

Paul earned degrees in French at Colorado College and Middlebury College (BA, MA); in Composition and Cultural Rhetoric at Syracuse University (PhD); and in Law and English at the University of Colorado, Boulder (JD, MA).

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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