November 11, 2019

For our Nov/Dec edition, we are going to bring you some local cultural flavours by introducing asli artists to showcase their talents and share their life story to the audience.

For this edition, SW is also proud to announce that we are part of Ipoh I...

October 2, 2019


SW strives to promote nation-building via our art and literature related activities and events. So, from films and spoken words in the last two months, we are now moving on to culinary but still with the same theme in mind – Do...

September 3, 2019

First we hosted the movie makers at PORT, then the comedians came and now we are welcoming a spoken word poet to Ipoh. Indeed a busy two months for SW!

So for September and in conjunction with Malaysia Day, SW is organising a Spoken Word Poetry crash...

August 27, 2019

Once again, Sharpened Word is collaborating with SAMA SAMA, bringing to you Parti Komedi Rakyat.

Parti Komedi Rakyat features the best up-and-coming comedians in Malaysia sure to make you have a good time, and we're ready to rock Ipoh. After the...

August 12, 2019

August in Ipoh is indeed an eventful month with plentiful of interesting activities on offer for both locals and visitors. In the spirit of Merdeka (independence), SW is now taking the opportunity to collaborate with PORT to offer a film screening an...

July 15, 2019

July is the month for journalism! 

The team has put together an interesting panel of speakers on 27th July with the theme: Next Generation Newsroom and we have roped in two heavyweights in the media industry to spend an afternoon with us. 

Jahabar Sadi...

June 11, 2019

For the month of 22nd June, SW is proud to bring back Dr. Chuah Guat Eng, a diverse and multi-lingual septuagenarian writer, to Ipoh. She is no stranger to Ipoh writing and literary scene as she has been a regular guest here to share her experience a...

April 16, 2019

Some of the most successful people prove, you don’t have to have it all figured out from the start. Plenty of highly successful people chose to make major career changes later in their lives.

In this April edition, Sharpened Word is proud to present T...

March 1, 2019

After our first ever photography talk in Feb, SW is going to chalk up another first for our March program. 

It is stand-up comedy time! 

For March, SW is collaborating with an all Perakian comedian from Parti Komedi Rakyat or PKR in short (no pun i...

February 13, 2019

For the first time, SW is proud to bring the art of photography to the Kinta art and literary community and we are proud to introduce a multi-award winning photojournalist, Mr. Halim Henry Berbar, who will grace our event and talk about photography,...

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