Wiggin and Dana Sponsors the 2012 International Festival of Arts & Ideas

June 18, 2012

Firm Attorney Introduces Slate's Political Gabfest

New Haven- Wiggin and Dana once again is proud to sponsor the 2012 International Festival of Arts & Ideas. The Festival, featuring live music, performances, lectures, and walking and biking tours, will be held June 16–30 in New Haven.

On behalf of Wiggin and Dana, Anika Singh Lemar, a lawyer in the firm's Real Estate, Environmental and Energy Department, will introduce a live recording of Slate's Political Gabfest. Editors of the online magazine Slate, Emily Bazelon, John Dickerson, and David Plotz, will record their acclaimed weekly podcast, Slate's Political Gabfest, live at the Festival. They will discuss recent Supreme Court rulings, the November election, and other hot topics.

"I have been a fan of the International Festival and it is a pleasure to participate on behalf of Wiggin and Dana. I look forward to interacting with the audience and editors," said Lemar. "It is a unique way to participate in the Festival."

About the International Arts and Ideas Festival
The International Festival of Arts & Ideas is a 15-day festival of performing arts, lectures, and conversations that celebrates some of the greatest artists and thinkers from around the world. Each June, the Festival takes over the theaters, open spaces, and courtyards of New Haven. For more information, visit http://artidea.org/