Eva Wennås Brante

Postdoctoral Fellow - Department of Education
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Visiting address Sem Sælands vei 7 Helga Engs hus 0317 OSLO
Postal address Postboks 1092 Blindern 0317 OSLO

Academic Interests

  • Text-based learning and multiple text comprehension
  • Reading comprehension
  • Dyslexia and multimedia
  • Eye-tracking

Completed projects

  • Double information – more or less comprehension?



  • 2014: Phd Educational Science, University of Gothenburg
  • 2006: BA Educational Science, Kristianstad University
  • 1985: Primary school teacher


  • 2015 - … Post doctoral research fellow
  • 2014-2015: Senior lecturer, Department of Pedagogical, Curricular and Professional Studies, Gothenburg University, Sweden
  • 2010-2014: PhD, Department of Pedagogical, Curricular and Professional Studies, Gothenburg University, Sweden
  • 2004-2010: Lecturer, School of Education, Kristianstad University, Sweden
  • 1985-2004: Teacher

Recent publications

Tags: Comprehending and learning from text, Education


  • Anmarkrud, Øistein; Brante, Eva Wennås & Andresen, Anette (2018). Potential Processing Challenges of Internet use Among Readers with Dyslexia, In Jason L.G. Braasch; Ivar Bråten & Matthew T. McCrudden (ed.),  Handbook of multiple source use.  Routledge.  ISBN 9781315627496.  7.  s 117 - 132
  • Brante, Eva Wennås & Holmqvist, Mona (2017). Reading from multimedia materials: Benefits of non-congruent pictures on reading comprehension for dyslexic readers.. The Turkish Online Journal of Educational Technology - TOJET.  ISSN 1303-6521. Full text in Research Archive.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås & Stang Lund, Elisabeth (2017). Undervisning i en sammansatt textvärld: En intervjustudie med svenska och norska gymnasielärare om undervisning i kritisk läsning och kritisk värdering av källinformation. Nordic Journal of Literacy Research.  ISSN 2464-1596.  3, s 1- 18 . doi: 10.23865/njlr.v3.671 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås & Strømsø, Helge Ivar (2017). Sourcing in Text Comprehension: a Review of Interventions Targeting Sourcing Skills. Educational Psychology Review.  ISSN 1040-726X.  s 1- 27 . doi: 10.1007/s10648-017-9421-7 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Stang Lund, Elisabeth; Bråten, Ivar; Brante, Eva Wennås & Strømsø, Helge Ivar (2017). Memory for Textual Conflicts Predicts Sourcing When Adolescents Read Multiple Expository Texts. Reading Psychology.  ISSN 0270-2711.  38(4), s 417- 437 . doi: 10.1080/02702711.2016.1278417 Full text in Research Archive.
  • Holmqvist Olander, Mona; Brante, Eva Wennås & Nyström, Marcus (2016). The Effect of Illustration on Improving Text Comprehension in Dyslexic Adults. Dyslexia.  ISSN 1076-9242. . doi: 10.1002/dys.1545
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2013). Att orientera sig i text och bild. Skillnader mellan förmodad och faktisk läsning.. Acta Didactica Norge - tidsskrift for fagdidaktisk forsknings- og utviklingsarbeid i Norge.  ISSN 1504-9922.  7(1)
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2013). I don't know what it is to be able to read. How students with dyslexia explain their impairment.. Support for Learning.  ISSN 0268-2141.  28(2), s 79- 86 . doi: 10.1111/1467-9604.12022
  • Brante, Eva Wennås; Holmqvist Olander, Mona & Nyström, Marcus (2013). Exploring the impact of contrasting cases in text and picture processing.. Journal of Visual Literacy.  ISSN 1051-144X.  32(2), s 15- 38
  • Ljung Djärf, Agneta; Brante, Eva Wennås & Holmqvist Olander, Mona (2013). A gigantic pedagagogical leap. The process of shifts during three learning study projects in Swedish early childhood education.. Journal of Education and Training studies.  ISSN 2324-8068.
  • Ljung Djärf, Agneta; Holmqvist Olander, Mona & Brante, Eva Wennås (2013). Patterns of variation - a way to challenge and develop early childhood learning?. Creative Education.  ISSN 2151-4755.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2012). Stand together or fall alone. Narratives from former teachers.. Narrative Works. Issues, Investigations & Interventions.  ISSN 1925-0622.  3(1), s 20- 40
  • Holmqvist Olander, Mona & Brante, Eva Wennås (2011). What is discerned in teachers' expressions about planning? Similarities and differences between teachers from Sweden and Hong Kong. Education Inquiry.  ISSN 2000-4508.  2(3), s 497- 514

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  • Brante, Eva Wennås & Kiili, Carita Päivi Susanna (2018). Using Source Information to Evaluate the Credibility of Online Content. Literacy Daily Blog.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2017). Att läsa på Internet. Användbara strategier och vanliga fallgropar.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2017). Johan, a Case Study of a Swedish Adolescent with Dyslexia., In Anderson Peggy (ed.),  Dyslexia in adolescence: Global perspectives.  Routledge.  ISBN 9781138644533.  kapitel 2.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2017). Kritisk läsning och lärande i informationssamhället - vad gör eleverna?.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2017). Läsförståelse och multimodal information.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2017). Vikten av att kunna värdera källor på Internet..
  • Brante, Eva Wennås & Anderson, Peggy (2017). Dyslexia in adolescents: Sharing insights from a longitudinal study..
  • Brante, Eva Wennås & Strømsø, Helge Ivar (2017). A Source to Sourcing Skills: Results from a Systematic Literature Review of Interventions Targeting Sourcing..
  • Brante, Eva Wennås; Strømsø, Helge Ivar; Stang Lund, Elisabeth & Bråten, Ivar (2017). Teaching sourcing in upper-secondary school.
  • Kiili, Carita Päivi Susanna; Brante, Eva Wennås & Coiro, Julie (2017). Students' sourcing practices when using the Internet for composing an essay.
  • Stang Lund, Elisabeth; Bråten, Ivar; Brante, Eva Wennås & Strømsø, Helge Ivar (2017). Memory for textual conflicts predicts sourcing when adolescents read multiple expository texts..
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2016). Källkritik som lässtrategi.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2016). Sourcing in the backseat. An interview study with upper-secondary teachers about critical reading instruction..
  • Landgren, Lena; Svärd, Helen & Brante, Eva Wennås (2013). Förskollärares och verksamhetens behållning av learning study., I: Mona Holmqvist Olander (red.),  Learning study i förskolan.  Studentlitteratur AB.  ISBN 9789144092980.  kapittel.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2011). Jag plockar de bästa bitarna, I: Mona Holmqvist Olander (red.),  Skolan och läraruppdraget - att bli och vara lärare..  Studentlitteratur AB.  ISBN 9789144059488.  kapittel.
  • Brante, Eva Wennås (2011). Verksamhetsförlagd utbildning i annat land, I: Mona Holmqvist Olander (red.),  Skolan och läraruppdraget - att bli och vara lärare..  Studentlitteratur AB.  ISBN 9789144059488.  kapittel.

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Published June 12, 2015 1:19 PM - Last modified Oct. 2, 2017 10:48 AM