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An opening speech of Rector Magnificus Prof. Bert van der Zwaan (Utrecht University) at the Edward Said Memorial Conference, Utrecht. This conference focused on Edward Said’s legacy and paid tribute to the 10th anniversary of his passing. Each day of the conference featured renowned speakers and established academics on Edward Said’s work. Major attention was paid to cultural activities that resounded with Said’s vision in combining scholarship with the Arts so as to support the quest for justice, self-determination and equality.