Will my archives be relevant for the future ? I don’t pretend to be Winston Churchill or Simone de Beauvoir. So my archives are of not great value. However they might become the day I pass away and my partner would want to recollect some common memories, checking through my stuff. Or my surviving family would want to learn who that sugar uncle, living in Brussels and abroad, really was. I has been some time since I got rid of most of my paper archives. I even threw a lot of love letters away if I didn’t think they were worth a digital copy. I guess that lover must have been of few interest to me in the end. Checking one’s archives is somehow checking…