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

Issue 9

The ninth issue of The Nightwatchman is out now. Our first effort of 2015 includes 19 contributions on topics as diverse as Willy Quaife, cricket’s political leanings and Wasim Akram’s jumper. As usual there’s plenty of wit and frivolity, but…

Editor’s Choice

Editor Anjali Doshi makes her selection from Issue 9. 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. Anjali has selected Tunku…

Mike Marqusee’s essay for The Nightwatchman

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