From The Art and Popular Culture Encyclopedia
Pornosophy is a portmanteau word of porn (pornography) and sophia (wisdom) that hints at the connection between pornography and philosophy. It is to be found in such titles as Stefan Zweifel's Pornosophie & Imachination - Sade/Lamettrie/Hegel.
A related term is erosophy.
Mentioned in print in
- "Pornosophical philotheology. Metaphysics in Mecklenburg street!" is a phrase uttered by Lynch in Ulysses. See philotheology and Mecklenburg street.
- Evergreen (1960), Volume 4, Issues 13-15, in the chapter "Erotics and pornosophy."
- Saving the Text: Literature/Derrida/Philosophy (1981) by Geoffrey H. Hartman
- Eros is the oldest of gods
- Philosophy of sex
- Academic study of pornography
- Toilet philosophy