Tommy SniderDirector of Debate at Casady School
Coach, Cyclone, Dog Dad, Educator, Philosophy Translator, Policy Wonk, and Sooner. Tommy is currently the Director of Debate and a Technology Coordinator for Casady School in Oklahoma City.
Tommy graduated from the University of Oklahoma in 2015 with a Bachelor's of Arts in Sociology with minors in Philosophy and African-American Studies.
Queer Terror: Life, Death, and Desire in the Settler Colony by C. Heike Schotten
On Psychoanalysis and Violence: Contemporary Lacanian Perspectives edited by Vanessa Sinclair & Manya Steinkoler
I leave Sisyphus at the foot of the mountain! One always finds one’s burden again. But Sisyphus teaches the higher fidelity that negates the gods and raises rocks. He too concludes that all is well. This universe henceforth without a master seems to him neither sterile nor futile. Each atom of that stone, each mineral flake of that night-filled mountain, in itself forms a world. The struggle itself toward the heights is enough to fill a man’s heart. One must imagine Sisyphus happy.