Construction Literary Magazine

Fall 2019

Aurelie Sheehan

Aurelie Sheehan's new collection of stories, Demigods on Speedway, was recently published by the University of Arizona Press. Sheehan is the author of two previous short story collections, Jewelry Box: A Collection of Histories and Jack Kerouac Is Pregnant, as well as two novels, History Lesson for Girls and The Anxiety of Everyday Objects. A novella, This Blue, was published as a Ploughshares Solo in 2013. Sheehan teaches in the MFA program at the University of Arizona. For more information, see her website at