The Nightwatchman - The Wisden Cricket Quarterly

The Nightwatchman
What do they know of cricket who only cricket know?
CLR James
The NW
A quarterly collection of essays and long-form articles, published by Wisden and on sale here and now
Novelists, historians, poets, cricket journalists, students, or indeed anyone with something interesting to say about the beautiful game

Issue 8 of The Nightwatchman is now available to purchase in both print and e-book formats

Issue 8

The eighth issue of The Nightwatchman is out now. Our latest issues is a green ‘un and a good ‘un. Conifer-coloured cover detail aside, we have 19 new contributors who – despite being on debut – have put together an…

Editor’s choice

Managing editor Matt Thacker makes his selection from Issue 8. We’ll only publish one article from each edition on the website, but you can see the rest if you subscribe or buy an individual issue or bundle. Matt has selected…

Mike Marqusee’s essay for The Nightwatchman

The distinguished activist, author, journalist and Nightwatchman contributor Mike Marqusee passed away this week.