Navigating Chinese Podcast Censorship
'The Anaconda on the Chandelier'
By: Chen Xin and Zhang Ruoyao
Podcasts have been growing explosively in China, with 16,448 by the end of November 2020 from fewer than 10,000 just six months earlier according to the website ListenNotes. Lacking technical resources, mature business models and with inadequate professional platforms, they also face stringent, large-scale censorship.