Jenny Singer

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Jenny Singer is a student in the MFA Nonfiction Writing Program at the University of Iowa. Her work has appeared in Glamour, The Independent, the Forward, and the San Francisco Chronicle


Cover Photo: A screenshot of the actor Matthew Morrison from the show Glee, playing the drama teacher Will Schuester. He is wearing a checkered shirt and a sweater vest and has his hands spread out in an enthusiastic gesture while smiling.
Why Pop Culture Loves the Toxic Drama Teacher Trope

There is a great tradition of depicting the archetype of the unbridled, emotionally exploitative acting teacher.

Nov 29, 2022