Date of Interview: April 23, 2020
Interview Location: Newton, IA (recorded remotely)
Place of Birth: Peoria, IL
Birth Year: 1956
Occupation: substance abuse counselor, performance artist (Sister of Perpetual Indulgence)
Interviewer: Elliot Wesselborg
Summary: Sr. Clara talks about her involvement in the Peoria, IL drag scene in the 1970s, RFD magazine, her introduction to the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence at Short Mountain Sanctuary in TN and her experiences creating community from a farmhouse in Newton, IA.