Carrie Fisher, child of Hollywood who blazed a path as ‘Star Wars’ heroine, screenwriter and author, dies at 60

Carrie Fisher never tired of poking fun at “Star Wars,”   starting   with the instantly iconic buns her character, Princess Leia, wore on the sides of her head, which she once called “a hair-don’t instead of a hairdo.” It was just one example of the astringent and often self-directed wit that defined…