Javon Rustin performs for Lockheed Martin's black history presentation. A private showing in Dallas.

About Javon Rustin

Javon Rustin and Ty Ford feature at Dallas Slam Present's: The GNO Show! Also, Javon releases his new CD entitled THE UNIVERSE AT WORK.



Lockheed Martin - 2/26

official website

Poet, spoken word artist, mentor, and software developer Javon Rustin is a North Carolinian residing in Dallas, TX. He graduated with a degree in Computer Science from North Carolina A&T in 2013, but has been writing poetry since the age of thirteen. He started writing in church and expanded to slam poetry competitions in college. Javon moved to Dallas immediately after college and was blessed to find the Dallas Poetry Slam team. He made the team in 2015, 2016, 2017 and managed to become a national semi-finalist all three years. In 2016 he was ranked 17th top performance poet in the country based on the Individual World Poetry Slam. Along with his newest CD entitled "Bleeding Spirits", Javon has been published in "Texas Slamthology: Volume One" as well as an erotic poetry collection called "Fingertip Foreplay". When not on a stage, Javon Rustin is a teaching artist that provides workshops for adults and teens. He also develops websites and would be happy to provide both website and workshops if needed.

Dallas Poetry Slam - 2/9