Call for proposals

To presenters at the 18th European Conference on Reading 6-9 August 2013

For information about the presentations from the conference go to

A revised version of the programme is now available - download the programme here

Download the letter to presenters as pdf


We look forward to the conference and wish you welcome to the beautiful city of Jönköping!


The theme of the 18th European Conference on Reading is New Challenges - New Literacies

Persons submitting a proposal are asked to indicate one of the following subthemes on their abstract.

Conference subthemes:

  • Literacy and the social media/Digital literacy
  • Learning to teach literacy/teacher education
  • Second language literacy/ Reading and writing in a foreign language
  • Reading comprehension
  • Content area reading
  • Early literacy and literacy development
  • Engagement in reading
  • Family literacy
  • Adult literacy