Associate Professor, University of Houston, Houston, Texas
PhD, Syracuse University, 2004; J.D., M.A., University of Colorado at Boulder; M.A., Middlebury College; B.A., Colorado College.
Research Interests: Style, form, and imitation, language theory, composition history, theory, and pedagogy, second language acquisition, Bakhtin
Dissertation Title: Out of Style: A Retrospective and Prospective Look at Style in Composition Theory and Practice
The Writer's Style: A Rhetorical Field Guide, by Paul Butler, Utah State University Press; 1 edition (December 3, 2018), 176pp., ISBN-13: 978-1607328094
Style in Rhetoric and Composition: A Critical Sourcebook, by Paul Butler, Bedford/St. Martin's; Bundle ed. edition (March 16, 2009), 688pp., ISBN-13: 978-0312547332
Out of Style: Reanimating Stylistic Study in Composition and Rhetoric, by Paul Butler, Utah State University Press; 1 edition (January 31, 2008), 196pp., ISBN-13: 978-0874216790