David Gitlitz (1942 – 2020)

On December 30th, 2020 the world of Hispanic studies in general and the Camino community more specifically lost one of its most significant figures. David Gitlitz was an emeritus professor of Hispanic Studies at the University of Rhode Island. David, a Harvard doctorate in 1968, discovered the Camino in 1974 when he accompanied American university…

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New videos uploaded to the American Pilgrims on the Camino YouTube channel!

American Pilgrims is happy to debut four videos featuring some of our members! Visit our YouTube Channel and you can hear the history of American Pilgrims on the Camino, learn about the impact of our Grants program, appreciate the value of our hospitalero training and listen to our members tell why they joined and what…

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