So, is literary criticism nonsense and gibberish or is there something of value being said there? Here are some sites you can browse through if you want to check out what the field is like.
Just open up an issue and look at the articles in there. Find a title that interests you, open it in pdf (or read it online) and see if you can figure what the Hell anyone is talking about. It’s heavy duty writing and I find a lot of it very hard to understand.
So, is it nonsense and gibberish or is there something intelligent being said there?