The Moomin Trolls are nothing but cute, cuddly, innocent kids’ stories right? Wrong!
And the creator of the Moomins, Tove Jansson, was just a kids’ writer, right? WRONG! She was also a novelist, poet, painter and all-round badass and Alex shares 5 reasons why you should be enthusiastic about her,
BTWs include queer erasure, dancing and lesbian cottage core.
In the moment of meta Katie talks about saying “YES!” to new adventures.
- Which Moomin character are you?
- Tove Jansson Garm covers are some of her first published artworks
- Pippi and the Moomins served as a social antidote to fascism | Aeon Essays
- The dark side of the Moomins – Prospect Magazine
- Inside Tove Jansson’s Private Universe | The New Yorker
- BBC Documentary: The Life of Tove Jansson
- Draw Landscapes Like Tove Jansson ~ See How I Study a Moomin illustration ~ Timelapse Pen Drawing