Meaning of metaliterature in English:

metaliterature

Pronunciation /ˌmɛtəˈlɪt(ə)rɪtʃə/

noun

  • The discussion in any piece of writing of other texts; (Literary Criticism) any literary text which takes the nature of literature as its object; such texts collectively.

Origin

1960s; earliest use found in Journal of Politics. From meta- + literature, perhaps after French métalittérature.