Community deals with difficulty of talking about race

Monday, May 10, 2010 | 10:29 p.m. CDT; updated 9:59 a.m. CDT, Wednesday, May 12, 2010

COLUMBIA — During a late-September afternoon, Ana Gutierrez-Gamez walked across Lowry Mall talking to her mother on the phone. The MU freshman’s mother does not speak English, so Gutierrez-Gamez spoke to her in Spanish.