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CategoriesWomen's magazine
Lifestyle magazines
Circulation113,745 (2019)
PublisherUnidad Editorial Socieda de Revistas SL
Year founded1963; 58 years ago (1963)
CompanyRCS Media Group
Based inMadrid

Telva is a Spanish language monthly women's magazine published in Madrid, Spain. It is one of the largest and earliest women's magazines in the country.[1]

History and profile

Telva was started in 1963.[2][3] During its initial phase, the magazine was controlled by Opus Dei.[4] More specifically, the publisher of the magazine was owned by Opus Dei.[5] During this period it was a conservative women's magazine.[5] Covadonga O'Shea became the editor in 1970. She had started as deputy director after leaving education with a degree.[6] Following the death of Franco in 1975 although Spanish institutions began to take part in democratic transition, Telva continued its ultra conservative stance.[5]

The magazine was part of Recoletos group until February 2007, when the company was acquired by RCS Media Group.[7][8][9] It is published by Unidad Editorial Socieda de Revistas SL on a monthly basis and features articles on fashion, beauty, and lifestyle.[2][8] Its headquarters are in Madrid.[2] The monthly has several annual supplements.[8]

In 2006, the circulation of Telva was 174,436 copies.[10] The magazine had a circulation of 174,750 copies in 2009, making it the second best-selling women's monthly magazine in Spain.[11] The circulation of the monthly circulation was 181,434 copies in 2010, and it grew to 188,524 copies in 2011.[12] The circulation of the magazine was 183,336 copies in 2012.[12] Between July 2012 and June 2013, the magazine sold 162,101 copies.[8] In 2019 the circulation of Telva was 113,745 copies.[13]

See also


  1. ^ Ana Almansa-Martínez; Ruth Gómez de Travesedo-Rojas (2017). "Stereotypes about women in Spanish high-end women's magazines during the economic crisis" (PDF). RLCS, Revista Latina de Comunicación Social. 72: 608-628. Retrieved 2020.
  2. ^ a b c "Telva". Publicitas. Retrieved 2015.
  3. ^ "Spanish Dress". Fashion History. Retrieved 2015.
  4. ^ Teresa Ortiz-Gómez; María Jesús Santesmases (28 June 2014). Gendered Drugs and Medicine: Historical and Socio-Cultural Perspectives. Ashgate Publishing, Ltd. p. 143. ISBN 978-1-4094-5404-5.
  5. ^ a b c Ann-Katrin Gembries; Theresia Theuke; Isabel Heinemann (22 May 2018). Children by Choice?: Changing Values, Reproduction, and Family Planning in the 20th Century. Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG. p. 136. ISBN 978-3-11-052449-9.
  6. ^ Seisdedos, Iker (19 February 2006). "Empezar desde cero". El País (in Spanish). ISSN 1134-6582. Retrieved 2020.
  7. ^ "Italy's RCS MediaGroup acquires Spain's Recoletos". IFRA. 7 February 2007. Retrieved 2015.
  8. ^ a b c d "Telva Overview". RCS Media Group. Retrieved 2015.
  9. ^ "Rcs Mediagroup Spa (RCS:BrsaItaliana)". Bloomberg Business. Retrieved 2015.
  10. ^ "Telva and". OSP. 16 October 2007. Retrieved 2015.
  11. ^ "World magazine trends 2010/2011. Spain" (PDF). FIPP. Retrieved 2015.
  12. ^ a b "Top 50 Magazines". IFABC. 30 April 2014. Retrieved 2015.
  13. ^ "Telva (print)". International Media Sales. Retrieved 2020.

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