AO3 Unavailable in China

Hugo Award-winning fan fiction site Archive of Our Own (AO3) has been censored by Chinese authorities. The Organization for Transformative Works (OTW), the non-profit organization that runs AO3, confirmed that both ArchiveofOurOwn.org and AO3.org are blocked from view within the country, and said on Twitter: “Unfortunately, the Archive of Our Own is currently inaccessible in China. We’ve investigated, and it is not due to anything on our end. We’re keeping Chinese users updated on our Weibo.”


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