Srikakulam has a number of literary personalities. Some of the prominent literary personalities from Srikakulam include Kalipatnam Rama Rao, BVA Rama Reddy and K Bhanu Murthy.
The following literary organizations are prominent in Srikakulam.
- Srikakulam Sahithi
- Jana Sahithi
- Arunodaya Sankritika Samakhya
On October 20, 2015 more than 50 prominent literary personalities participated in a meeting demanding freedom of expression. They condemned the attacks on artist and writers in the country.