Abdourahmane Seck


Dr. Abdourahmane Seck has a multidisciplinary background encompassing philosophy, anthropology and modern and contemporary African history. For the past fifteen years, he has been working on the (de)production of social and symbolic bonds in Africa, with a particular focus on religion, politics, migration, and decolonial historiography. Abdou Seck is based at the Faculty of Civilizations, Religions, Arts and Communication of the Université Gaston Berger de Saint-Louis, where he teaches at the Centre d’étude des religions. He is the author of several books and articles on Islam, South-South migration, and the question of en-community. Dr. Seck has been active in several trade union and political organizations in Africa and Europe. In 2020, he co-founded a decolonial collective called Groupe d’action et d’étude critique – Africa (Gaec-Africa).