Hong Kong Shue Yan University mourns the passing of Professor Louis Cha, Honorary Doctor of Letters


The Hong Kong Shue Yan University (HKSYU) is deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Professor Louis Cha at the age of 94. On behalf of all HKSYU staff, students and alumni, Dr Hu Fai-chung, HKSYU’s Deputy President, expressed his deepest condolences to Professor Cha’s family.

Dr Hu said, “The Chinese cultural community has lost a highly respected creative writer. Professor Cha’s achievements in Chinese culture, arts and media influenced millions of Chinese people around the world. Professor Cha represented the ethos of lifelong learning to which our students aspire. The martial arts novels and the characters he created will stay in our heart forever.”

Condolence Message from the Department of Chinese Language and Literature