James J. Brown, Jr.

is an Associate Professor of English and Director of the Digital Studies Center at Rutgers University-Camden.


Jim conducts research in the areas of digital rhetoric, electronic literature, and software studies. His book Ethical Programs: Hospitality and the Rhetorics of Software examines the ethical and rhetorical possibilities of a number of networked software platforms. You can view his CV for more details about his research.



Jim has taught courses in rhetoric, writing, and digital studies at Rutgers University-Camden, the University of Texas, Wayne State University, and the University of Wisconsin-Madison. Visit his course page for a complete archive of these courses.