New D+Q: Department of Mind Blowing Theories by Tom Gauld!

April 13, 2020

Tom Gauld's latest comic book is officially out today! 

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Department of Mind Blowing Theories is Gauld's fifth book with Drawn and Quarterly, following the publication of Baking with KafkaGoliath, Mooncop, and You’re All Just Jealous of My Jetpack.

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End pages in this beautifully bound book

This time Gauld's book features comics about science.  

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Books of course are still a central part of Gauld's humour!

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Lots of aspects of science are considered in Gauld's comics.

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Society's treatment of science and scientific theories is commented upon. 

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 Gauld's jokes are bursts of joy in these strange times. 

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Some comics have a different meaning now that we're in a global health crisis. 

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Throughout the book, Gauld's dry, witty humour shines through. 
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Department of Mind-Blowing Theories

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A side-splitting skewering of the sober world of STEM. No one is safe when humorist and cartoonist Tom Gauld directs his hilarious gaze to...

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Some praise from store favourites William Gibson & Neil Gaiman! Read more praise for Department of Mind Blowing Theories here in publishers weekly and catch him live in his studio today (April 14th at 3pm eastern).

Happy reading! 

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