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Chinese (Simplified) translation of “literary criticism”

literary criticism

noun [U]
 
 
the formal study and discussion of works of literature, which involves judging and explaining their importance and meaning
文学评论,文学批评
Literary criticism
(Definition of literary criticism from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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