Dr. J. R. ParkerProfessor of Play
Faculty of Fine Arts
University of Calgary
MEDIA (mee-dee-ah)- [Pl. of medium]
1. A means of mass communication, such as newpapers, magazines, radio, or television.
2. An object or device, such as a disk, on which data is stored.
3. A specific kind of artistic technique or means of expression as determined by the materials used or the creative methods involved.
4. The materials used in a specific artistic technique: oils as a medium.
A surrounding environment in which something functions and thrives.