Chen Qiaoshan s (Chan Chiu Shan) 1948-

He was born in Hong Kong and is a native of Nanhai, Guangdong province. Chen came from a lineage of Chinese medicine practitioners, himself being a graduate of the Guangzhou University of Chinese Medicine. His passion for literature, classical poetry in particular, was influenced by his paternal uncle, Chen Ludi Ī (1912V1994), a poet and a professor of Chinese. Chan has also read Chinese in Guangdong Normal University. His classical poems have appeared in local newspapers and magazines.