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Department of English Language and Literature


Paul Tolliver Brown

Title: Senior Instructor
Department: English, Language and Literature
College of Arts and Sciences
Phone: 803-777-4203
Resources: English Language and Literature

PhD, English, University of South Carolina
MFA, Fiction, Eastern Washington University
ABJ, Journalism and Telecommunication Arts, University of Georgia

Areas of Specialization

Twentieth-Century British Literature
Physics and Literature
Creative Writing


ENGL 460      Advanced Writing
SCHC 400      Honors Education Abroad – You Had to Be There: Literature and Creative Writing in London and Dublin
ENGL 385      Modernism
ENGL 360      Creative Writing
ENGL 288H   Honors English Literature
ENGL 288      English Literature
ENGL 287      American Literature Survey
ENGL 286      Poetry
ENGL 283      Special Topics in British Literature
ENGL 282      Fiction
ENGL 102H   Honors Rhetoric and Composition
ENGL 102      Rhetoric and Composition
ENGL 101H   Honors Critical Reading and Composition
ENGL 101C   Capstone Themed Course – "Bond, James Bond": Critically Analyzing Ian Fleming's Iconic Spy in Literature and Film
ENGL 101C   Capstone Themed Course – Blood, Sex and Glory: Reading and Writing About Heroes and Legends
ENGL 101A   Preston Themed Course – Leaders in Literature: The Ambitious, the Natural, and the Reluctant
ENGL 101      Critical Reading and Composition

Current Research Projects

Most recently, I have published on the confluences between Samuel Beckett's works and quantum theory as well as Carol Ann Duffy's treatment of postmodern subjectivity and artistic praxis. 

Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.