Epicenter: A Loma Prieta Earthquake Story with Clio Bavalee

Epicenter: The Loma Prieta Earthquake 30th Anniversary Oral Histories Project

Interview conducted and produced by Jenn Hooker.
Recorded at Scotts Valley Branch Library, Scotts Valley, CA on October 9, 2019.

Lifelong Santa Cruz resident Clio Bavalee describes her experience of the earthquake near her home in the forest of Nisene Marks, emphasizing the sensory and emotional importance of experiencing the earthquake outdoors and in the forest.

Creator: Bavalee, Clio; Hooker, Jenn
Date: 2019-10-09
  • Santa Cruz (County)
  • 1980s
  • 2010s
Rights: Permission must be obtained before using this interview in exhibition or publication. Researchers or others who want to make further use of this interview should contact Santa Cruz Public Libraries.
Identifier: LH-LP-BAVALEE


Bavalee, Clio and Jenn Hooker. “Epicenter: A Loma Prieta Earthquake Story with Clio Bavalee.” 2019-10-09. SCPL Local History. https://history.santacruzpl.org/omeka/items/show/135865. Accessed 12 Apr. 2024.