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Timeless stories from our 170-year archive handpicked to speak to the news of the day.
Discussed in this essay: Death of the Black-Haired Girl, by Robert Stone. Houghton Mifflin Harcourt. 288 pages. $25. “That is my subject,” Robert Stone told his Paris Review interviewer nearly…