Proverb Jacobs: Autobiography of an Unknown Football Player

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Proverb Jacobs, Jr. will discuss his newly published book, “Autobiography of an Unknown Football Player.” In it he relates the vast social changes that marked his youth in Oakland, his experiences as a Raider lineman, and his career coaching Laney College athletes and mentoring youth.

Books will be available for sale at this event.



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Main Library

Walters Auditorium
125 14th Street
Oakland, CA 94612
Phone: (510) 238-3134