George Torkildsen Literacy Award

  • SIVAN, Atara (Recipient)



    Prof Atara sivan was awarded the prestigious George Torkildsen Literary Award for her significant contribution to the leisure literature by advancing innovative ideas, thoughts and philosophical perspectives. Professor Sivan was awarded the honour in recognition of her significant literary activities that have made continuous and sustained contributions to the field of leisure education. These include research and scholarly endeavours that significantly influence new ideas and concepts, arouse professional awareness and lead to major changes in the way in which leisure studies and service movement are viewed and practiced.
    The award was bestowed upon Professor Sivan at the recent 2014 World Leisure Congress held in Mobile, Alabama, USA.

    Granting OrganisationsWorld Leisure Organization

    Awarded at event

    Event title2014 World Leisure Congress
    LocationMobile, Alabama, United StatesShow on map
    Period7 Sept 2014 → 12 Sept 2014